Wednesday 12 August, 2020

Four teens arrested after stabbing death of Bog Walk High student

Four teens are now in custody in relation to the fatal stabbing of a 16-year-old boy and the injuring of another in Bog Walk, St Catherine on Monday.

The dead student has been identified as Kavaughn Barnes, a 16-year-old Bog Walk High School student of a St Catherine address.

Reports are that about 3:30 pm, Barnes and another student were walking on Main Street in Bog Walk when they were approached by a group of teenagers.

It's understood an argument developed and one member from the group pulled a knife and stabbed both boys.

The injured students were rushed to hospital where Barnes was pronounced dead, while the other student was admitted.

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