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Monday, February 18, 2019

Deadly Bloodshed Valentine’s Day In SKN

What should have been a day with an overriding theme of love turned out to be one of deadly bloodshed as the St.Kitts-Nevis recorded its two latest homicides yesterday (Thursday) on Valentine’s Day with three recorded deaths in under 24 hours.

Double Murder Under 24 Hours

While police have yet to confirm, credible information reaching this media house has indicated that a young man was shot dead early this morning hours after another met the same demise last night.


Investigations so far have revealed that 28-year-old Eric Thompson, also known as Jun Jun, of Ponds Pasture had arrived at his home when he was shot several times about the body by a lone gunman.

Unconfirmed Political Candidate Returns To Court Tomorrow

Lawyers representing Leon Natta wants the court to make a declaration that the well-known senior customs officer is entitled to contest the upcoming general elections, and come tomorrow (Monday) Justice Eddy Ventose is expected to make a judgment in the matter.

Masked Gunmen Fatally Attack Relatives

Two relatives left wounded following a shooting executed by masked gunmen in Old Road last night have succumbed to their injuries at the hospital.

Boys and Adult Men Charged With Gun Possession Following Vehicle Search

Two teenage boys have been charged this week in relation to the first two illegal firearms found for 2019 following vehicle search operations, and are among four accused adult males.

Child-Friendly Advice On Balancing Books And Fun

Young scholar 11-year-old Leandro Peets has some advice for his peers and children in general as it relates balancing school work and having fun.

Dead Cyclist Identified

Police say the fatal accident occurred just after 2 p.m. on Tuesday 5th February involving motor bike P922, which was owned and ridden by David, and pickup truck P2948 owned and driven by Orville Bartlette of Cole Hill, Gingerland.
Old Road Rehabilitation Project Contract Signing

Old Road Bay Design To Feature 30 Feet Seaward Displacement

The government’s Old Road Rehabilitation Project, estimated to cost in the vicinity ofEC$ 31 million with assistance from the government of the Republic of China (Taiwan), is said to be a comprehensive design which features a seaward displacement of about 30 feet.

Biker Dies After Fatal Crash

Information reaching this media house indicates that a man riding a motorcycle has died following a traffic accident on the sister isle of Nevis.

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