Following investigations carried out by Royal St. Vincent and the Grenadines Police Force (RSVGPF) a Lowman’s Windward farmer has been charged with the murder of another farmer of the same address.
46 year old Joffrey James, on Sunday stabbed 33 year old Okeito Bowens several times in the chest, Bowens was subsequently rushed to the Levi Latham Health Centre in Mesopotamia for treatment. However, he succumbed to his injuries.
He was brought before Chief Magistrate Rechanne Browne at the Serious Offences Court on Wednesday, November 25th.
The death of Okeito Bowens is the 26th homicide of the year 2020 recorded in SVG.