Police investigating the death of 17yro Juwanie Roberts


Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of Juwanie Roberts, 17 years old labourer of Redemption Sharpes.

According to investigations, about 12:45 pm. on 25.05.2020, the 17-year-old teen was walking along the Gun Hill public road, when he was allegedly approached by an unknown masked gunman.

The teen was shot multiple times about his body. He was a patient of the Milton Cato Memorial Hospital (MCMH) and was reported to be in stable condition up to Tuesday midday.

Roberts, unfortunately, passed away earlier this afternoon at the Milton Cato Memorial Hospital (MCMH).

Police are therefore seeking the assistance of the public in obtaining any information that will lead to the apprehension and prosecution of the offender(s) in this matter.

Persons with information are asked to contact the Assistant Commissioner of Police in charge of Crime at 1-784-456-1339 or the officer in charge of the Criminal Investigations Department at 1-784-456-1810 or any police officer or police station they are comfortable with. All information will be dealt with confidentially. Investigations are ongoing.