TEEN CHARGED FOR MURDER AND ATTEMPTED MURDER
By: Staff Writer
Basseterre, St. Kitts, June 16, 2018 (SKN PULSE): A 16 year old Juvenile has been formally charged for the murder of a 17-year-old who was shot and killed at his home in Taylor’s Village on May 30.
A police press statement issued yesterday, stated that “the 16-year-old was also charged for the attempted murder of Antonio Lestrade (19 years) and a 15-year-old male who both received gunshot injuries during the incident”.
According to the statement, the charges were laid in the presence of a Probation Officer and his brother on June 16. Currently, one person is in Police custody assisting with investigations.
The Police investigations into the matter are ongoing. Persons with information regarding this incident are urged to call any Police Station or the Violent Crimes Unit at 467-1887, 467-1888, 662-3468.