St Lucia Records Homicide #40

Dolcy. * Photo credit: Humans of St. Lucia

(PRESS RELEASE) – On Monday, May 01, 2017, about 6:00 p.m. officers attached to the Criminal Investigations Department received a report of a stabbing on Jn Baptiste Street, Castries.

Gregory Dolcy, a seventy-five (75) year-old resident of L’Anse Road, Castries, was admitted to the Victoria Hospital after having allegedly sustained one (1) stab wound to the abdomen, during an altercation with a female assailant.

He remained a patient at the Victoria Hospital until, Sunday, September 24, 2017, when he succumbed to his injuries. A post-mortem examination is scheduled for Tuesday, September 26, 2017.

This incident brings the number of homicides recorded for the year 2017 to forty (40). Investigations are continuing into this matter.