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Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the shooting death of Dennis Richards, 27 years old Labourer of Villa on 21.10.19.

According to investigations, police responded to reports of gunshots in the Villa area and discovered Richards lying on the ground with what appeared to be gunshot wounds about his body. He was subsequently rushed to the Milton Cato Memorial Hospital, where he was later pronounced dead.

A Post Mortem is expected to be carried out on the body to ascertain the cause of death.

The police are soliciting information that will aid with the arrest and prosecution of the offender(s) to contact the Assistant Commissioner in charge Crime at 1784-456-1339 or the Officer in charge the South-Central Division at 1784-45-84200 or any Police Station/Officer that they are comfortable with. All information will be treated with the strictest confidentiality.