The St James police have charged 24-year-old Adrian Campbell, otherwise called ‘Iron Dawg’, of Red Ground, Mountpelier in the parish with the murder of a woman at her home in the same community on Wednesday, September 23.
The deceased woman has been identified as 38-year-old Veneta Brown of Red Ground in the parish.
Reports are that about 7:15 pm, Campbell alleged kicked opened Brown’s door and opened gunfire, hitting her to the upper body.
He then fled the area on foot, but was held by the police a few hours later at his home, and was charged with murder on Tuesday, September 29.
A date for his appearance in court is being finalised by the police.
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