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MALL SHOOTING VICTIM DENIES SHOPLIFTING ALLEGATIONS

More details surrounding the midday mall shooting that left one man injured and in the ICU are emerging. Sources close to the victim identified by police as 20-year-old Kimran Clarke are refuting shoplifting claims. The victim alleges a physical confrontation stemming from a ‘personal beef’ with the Secure Saint Lucia …

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STUDENT CAUGHT WITH GUN; TEACHER GIVES IT BACK

A 16-year old fifth form student enrolled at the Corinth Secondary School has been suspended for bringing a firearm on school grounds. The teacher at the center of the incident, already under pressure from authorities in the Education Ministry, could also face criminal charges for giving the gun back to …

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SECURITY GUARD OPENS FIRE IN MALL; ONE MAN INJURED

Gun shots dispersed scores of blue coral mall shoppers in Castries after a security guard opened fire. One man believed to be in his 20’s was injured and later rushed to hospital. His condition at news time was critical but stable. Police have brought in the mall security guard for …

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GUN HANDLING HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS INVESTIGATED

Viral video has emerged on social media which appears to depict two teen aged, male secondary school students in possession of a small arsenal of high-powered guns. News4orce understands the teens have been interviewed by police and an investigation to determine the source of the weapons is ongoing.  

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BUS DRIVER SHOT MULTIPLE TIMES DURING ROBBERY

Gros-Islet bus driver Ignatius Jn Baptise is reeling from a violent, armed hold up that nearly cost him his life. He says he was accosted by three masked men near his home in the New Village community in Castries on Wednesday evening. His attackers made off with his belongings including …

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POLICE PURSUE SUSPECTS; RAID HOTSPOTS

Meanwhile, as part of stepped up efforts by the Royal Saint Lucia Police Force to clamp down on crime, law enforcement officers have their targets set on ‘known’ hot spots, in pursuit of criminal suspects and leads, that could crack ongoing investigations. HTS News4orce on January 17th, was the only …

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SLP RAMPING UP ELECTION PREPARATIONS

The opposition St. Lucia Labour Party (SLP) is preparing for the next general elections. Party officials say they are preparing, and plans for a win at the polls include stepped up engagement with the people in 2019.  

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