Update: Man Charged in Homicide in Vieux Fort
On Thursday, February 7, 2019, twenty (20) year old Miguel Soumere of Bruceville, Vieux Fort, was formally charged for causing the death of thirty (30) year old, Melvin George on Friday, January 25, 2019, at Vieux Fort.
Miguel Soumere was charged for the offence of Murder, Contrary to Section 85 of the Criminal Code Chapter 3.01 of the Revised Laws of St. Lucia 2013. He was taken to the Second District Court for a bail hearing, where he was remanded into custody. He is expected to return before the court on Tuesday, March 12, 2019, for Case Management.
The Royal St. Lucia Police Force wishes to thank the members of public who were instrumental in bringing a resolution to this matter