Latest Murder Victim Was Attacked While Driving

Deceased: Kishorne Edwards

By: Spokesman Newsroom

BASSETERRE, St.Kitts– The young man shot dead earlier today (Tuesday 4th July) in the community of Ottley’s was attacked while driving, according to police.

Officers from the Violent Crimes Unit are investigating the shooting incident that was reported just before 1.00 AM in Ottley’s Village which claimed the life of 26-year-old Kishorne Edwards of Cayon.

Police say investigations revealed that he was shot by an unknown assailant(s) while driving his vehicle in the vicinity of the Water Tank.

Police are encouraging individuals who may have information with regards to this incident to come forward and share any information they may have.

Information can be passed to Violent Crimes Unit at 869-467-1886, 1887, or 1888, Crime Stoppers at 1-800-8477(TIPS) or by using the SKN Crime Reporter App on a smartphone.

Edward’s death is the 17th recorded homicide for the Federation with eleven on St.Kitts and the remainder of six on Nevis.