Man Fatally Attacked At Hospital

By: Spokesman Newsroom

BASSETERRE, St.Kitts-A shooting incident early this morning (Tuesday 19th June) at the Joseph N. France General Hospital located in Buckley’s village, Basseterre has resulted in the death of a young man.

Killed is 31-year-old Darnel Govia of Phillip’s Village.

Police say Investigators from the Violent Crimes Unit are investigating a shooting incident that was reported around 9.00 AM.

Reportedly, investigations revealed that the victim, shot by an assailant while at the hospital, later died of his injuries.

According to reports reaching this media house, the deceased who goes by the nickname of ‘Bushman’ had been waiting on a friend who was at the laboratory when he was attacked.

One person is in custody in relation to this deadly shooting that has pushed the Federation’s homicide count to 16 to date with ten on St.Kitts and the remainder of six on Nevis.