Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of Shon Browne aka “Sean Paul”, 33 years old labourer of Stubbs that occurred on 22.08.2021.

Preliminary investigations revealed that on Sunday, August 22, 2021 sometime after 5pm the deceased and the Accused man allegedly got into altercation which resulted in the Accused receiving a chop wound to his left hand. As a consequence, the accused stabbed the deceased multiple times to his chests with a knife. He subsequently succumbed to his injuries and pronounced dead at the scene by the District Medical Officer (DMO). The incident occurred Diamonds.

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

Browne’s death marks the twenty seventh (27th) 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 South Central Division at 1784-458-4200 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.

Two persons are presently in police custody assisting the police with their investigations. Investigations into the incident are ongoing.