St. Kitts – Nevis Chalks Up Murder #18 For 2009

Murder Scene

Another Young Person Loses Their Life

Basseterre, St. Kitts  – Nevis
August 08, 2009

Police are investigating the shooting death of 14- year-old Stancia Lake of La Guerite.  At about 5:00 pm on August 8th 2009, Police responded to a report of shooting at Wigley Avenue.  Investigations revealed that Lake was in a bedroom at a friend’s home on the corner of Wigley Avenue and Cayon Street, when an armed assailant placed his hand through a back bedroom window and fired a single shot which caught her in the head.  She was pronounced dead at the scene by the District Medical Doctor.  No arrest has been made, investigations are ongoing.

The Police are making an appeal to persons with information on this crime to call the Criminal Investigation Department at telephone number 465-2241 ext. 220, 230 or 236.

2 thoughts on “St. Kitts – Nevis Chalks Up Murder #18 For 2009”

  1. my heart goes out to the parents of this child, for losing such a tresure fragment of their life.A saying to remeber live by the gun die by the gun.

  2. It is so heartbreaking to see a mother raise a child to see it murder, this crime will not go unpunished. The person will suffer.

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