Barbados has recorded another murder, bringing the total to 43 so far for the year.
The latest victim is 29-year-old Denzil Obed Scarboro, alias ‘Blue’, of Farm Road St Philip, who was fatally shot while at a residence located at Eastbourne, St Philip, an area commonly referred to as ‘Vietnam’.
The incident occurred around 11.50 pm on Sunday November 24.
Police reports indicate that an unknown masked man armed with a gun reportedly followed Scarboro and entered the residence just as the victim had made his way through the side door. An altercation ensued between the two men and shots were fired.
The victim collapsed and the masked man fled the area. Scarboro was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police investigations are ongoing. Anyone who may have information that can assist in these investigations is asked to contact Police emergency at 211, Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIPS (8477) or any Police Station.
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