Sunday 29 November, 2020

Female bartender in custody following stabbing death of male patron

A woman is now in police custody following the stabbing death of a male patron at a bar in Martha Brae, Trelawny on Tuesday night.

The deceased has been identified as Gregory Geddes, a raft captain of Reserve district in Trelawny.

Reports are that about 8.45 pm, Geddes was a patron at a bar in Martha Brae, when an argument developed between him and the bartender, which escalated into a fight.

During the dispute, a knife was brought into play and Geddes was stabbed.

He was rushed to the Falmouth Public Hospital, where he died while undergoing treatment.

Detectives from the Falmouth Police Station are investigating the incident.

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