A 19-year-old BVI woman, Rene Jack, has been killed in the neighbouring Puerto Rico where she resides.
Media reports coming out of the Spanish-speaking nation are that Jack’s body was found with gunshot wounds to head in an abandoned house on Saturday, May 10.
The Homicide Division of the Caguas Criminal Investigations Corps in Puerto Rico said she was killed following ‘an incident’ between Jack, her 22-year-old boyfriend, and two of their friends.
The boyfriend was also reportedly wounded by a projectile and has been receiving treatment at hospital.
Puerto Rican law enforcement authorities are still investigating the incident.
BVI News will continue to follow this developing story.
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