Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of Rodney Ash, a 57 years old labourer of Kingstown Park that occurred on 02.08.2021.

According to investigations, the deceased was shot about his body by some unknown person(s) on his way home about 7:00pm. The District Medical Officer (DMO) pronounce the body dead at the scene.

A post-mortem examination is expected to be conducted on the body of the deceased.

Ash death marks the twenty third (23rd) homicide for the year 2021. Persons with information pertaining to this investigation are asked to contact the Assistant Commissioner in charge of Crimes at 1784-456-1339 or the officer in charge of the Criminal Investigations Department/Major Crimes Unit at 1784-456-1810 or any Police Station or Police Officer you are comfortable with. All information will be treated confidentially.

Investigations into the incident are ongoing.