Police are currently investigating an alleged murder committed on 27-y-o Dale Christopher aka “Sun Skull” of 1A Rosemary Lane, Cummingsburg, which occurred around 06:00hrs on Tuesday at Hill Street Lodge Georgetown by a 40 yrs old unemployed of male of Freeman Street East La Penitance.
According to police report, a popular DJ and Selector said that they were hired to provide their services for the party at Hill Street Lodge. At about 06:00hrs, while they were performing, they heard about two to three explosions suspected to be gunshots which caused the approximately 500-strong crowd to scatter and disperse.
They were subsequently told that someone had been shot which caused them to abandon their performance and head to their respective residences.
A taxi driver of Tucville Housing Scheme stated that he was driving on Mandela Avenue when he was stopped by three men carrying the deceased, who was bleeding from a wound to the abdomen.
The victim was taken to the GPHC, where he was pronounced dead on arrival.
The body was examined and what appeared to be a gunshot wound was seen at the center of his abdomen.
- Investigations are in progress.