A 47-year-old man is dead after allegedly breaking into an Old Westerhall (St. David) home about 3:00 a.m. on Sunday 8th October 2017.
Ricky Noel alias “Bo-Pig” of Perdmontemps, St. David’s succumbed to injuries sustained as a result of a scuffle during the home invasion. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police investigations are continuing.
Reports reaching the Grenada Informer indicated that Daniel Johnson, an occupant of the house that the accused broke into said he heard sounds coming from his sister’s room and realized that someone had invaded their home.
He said he ran to his sister’s room where the intruder was attacking his sister and ended up in a scuffle with the person. In the struggle, the intruder was stabbed. Johnson immediately alerted the police and they showed up minutes afterwards
Informer understands that Johnson also received knife wounds about his body during the confrontation.
Word from residents in the area is that the deceased man was known for repeated acts of housebreaking, rape and stealing.