The following is a media release from the Royal Virgin Islands Police Force (RVIPF).
The Royal Virgin Islands Police Force can now confirm the victim in yesterday’s shooting incident as Yan Edwards, 42 of Long Look.
Initial investigations indicate that the victim was seated outside a business establishment at Parham Town, East End around 6pm when the shooting occurred.
Edwards, who was wounded in the incident, was pronounced dead at the scene. No one else was injured.
Officers of the Major Investigation Team are appealing to witnesses who could help to identify the assailant or assailants to contact Crime stoppers anonymously at 800-8477 or +1284 800-8477. Alternatively, persons can contact 368-9345.
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