Police make arrests for murder and attempted murder
ZIZ News…June 7, 2011 – The criminal investigation department has made arrests in two shooting incidents that took place over the past week.
According to a release from the Ppress and Public Relations Department of the Police Force, on Saturday 4th June 2011 at 12:25 pm police from the Criminal Investigations Department Basseterre formally arrested and charged a Fort Thomas Road juvenile and 19 year-old Kai Cabey also of Fort Thomas Road on warrants in the first instance, each for the murder and attempted murder of Kelvin Hazel and Elron Wilkinson of Shadwell Estate respectively.
The offences were committed on Tuesday 24th May 2011 at approximately 8:20 pm at Shadwell Estate. The juvenile and Cabey were remanded to HM Prison on Monday 6th June 2011.
Meanwhile also on Saturday 4th June 2011 at approximately 5:55 am police at the Criminal Investigations Department formally arrested and charged the following persons for unlawful and malicious wounding which were committed upon David Thomas of Buckley’s Estate on Wednesday 1st June 2011 at Buckley’s Estate. The two persons arrested and charged are 25 year-old Omax Bye of Fort Thomas Road and 19 year-old Vance Thomas of Fort Thomas Road.
Investigations into both shooting incidents are ongoing.