Police say they have identified the body of a man that was discovered in Layou on Sunday, with multiple chop wounds.

Police say the corpse was identified to be that of Carson Warner, 27 year old resident of Questelles. Warner’s Death was recorded as the 22nd murder in St Vincent and the Grenadines for 2018.

Police are continuing investigations into the matter, and urges anyone with information in respect of this case, to contact the Criminal Investigations Department (C.I.D) at 456-1810 or 457-1211.

Meanwhile, Police arrested and jointly charged Deron Bristol, 23 years old labourer and Timothy Nickie, 17 years old labourer both of Glen for Armed Robbery, on 28.08.18.

Police say on August 5th at Villa, Bristol and Nickie robbed a 26-year-old Student and a 54-year-old Nurse of the United States of America at gunpoint. The men made off with US$1,690.00 worth of items from the victims.

Timothy Nickie was also charged for the Abduction of four (4) women from the Welcome and Queens Drive area; for being armed with a firearm, and for threatening to discharge the firearm at the women in the process of the Abduction; for robbing the women; for using a motor vehicle without the consent of the owner and in the process causing damage to it; and for assaulting two (2) of the abducted women by pushing them from the motor vehicle.

Nickie was also faced with another Armed Robbery charge, for having robbed a 23-year-old Security Guard at gunpoint and making off with over EC$750.00 in items.