Man stabbed to death in San Fernando J'ouvert, another critical after being shot

A murder during J'ouvert celebrations in San Fernando brought an early end to proceedings there this morning.

One man was stabbed to death on Cipero Street around 9 am, and another was seriously injured in a shooting incident during the J'ouvert celebrations.

Reports indicate that the victim was involved in an altercation with a group of men when he was stabbed in his chest and stomach.

He was rushed to the San Fernando General Hospital where he was pronounced dead on arrival.

The shooting incident occurred around 10 am on Park Street, san Fernando.

Reports indicate that 21-year-old Keon Jack was shot while liming with friends.

He too was rushed to the San Fernando General Hospital where he was administered in critical condition.

 

The two incidents brought an early end to the J'ouvert proceedings.

 

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