Police are currently investigating an alleged homicide which took place in New Winthorpes at Barthley’s Apartment around 4am on Thursday 23rd May.
Carrisa Chandler, 30yrs old of New Winthropes was pronounced dead by a medical doctor at Mount St John Medical Center, shortly after she was allegedly shot by her boyfriend, 44yr-old Tedson Knowles of the same address. The incident allegedly stemmed from a domestic despute between both parties earlier the said morning. Police have since recovered the alleged firearm used in the incident. Knowles is now in police custody assisting them further with their investigations.
Meanwhile, police are making an appeal to members of the public, especially in matters of domestic disputes to to contact the Domestic Hotline at 463-5555 or call the emergency 911 or any police station for help.