Tuesday 21 November, 2017

48-year-old man stabbed to death in Discovery Bay, St Ann

48-year-old man was stabbed to death in a dispute with another man in Woods Town near Discovery Bay, St  Ann

48-year-old man was stabbed to death in a dispute with another man in Woods Town near Discovery Bay, St Ann

A 48-year-old man was stabbed to death in a dispute with another man in Woods Town near Discovery Bay, St Ann on Saturday.

Dead is Ruudolf Shantilope, otherwise called ‘Shanty’, driver of Jacks Lodge district in Discovery Bay, St. Ann.

Reports from the Discovery Bay Police are that at about 1:00 a.m., Shantilope’s female companion was involved in a dispute with a man, when he intervened and was stabbed several times.

The police were alerted and Shantilope was taken to hospital where he died while being treated.

The accused man was subsequently taken into custody.

However his identity is being withheld pending further investigations