Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of an unknown man, whose age and nationality are also unknown.

According to the Police, on Saturday August 25th, at 8:30 p.m. at Layou, an unknown person(s) chopped the man about his head, right hand, and other parts of his body, resulting in his death.

Police say the death of this man marks the 22nd murder recorded in St Vincent and the Grenadines for this year.

The Police are asking anyone with information in respect of this case to contact the Criminal Investigations Department at 1-784-456-1810 or 1-784-457-1211.