Philipsburg, May 9th 2018
From: Chief Inspector R.V. HENSON
POLICE PRESS RELEASE
Man found shot to death in cape bay
On Tuesday May 8th at approximately 11.10 p.m. police patrols, detectives and Forensic Investigators were directed to Aaron Jacob Drive in Cape bay in connection reports of a shooting and a lifeless body of a man been found with gunshot wounds to his body. On the scene the investigating officers located the body of a man whose identity due to the investigation at this time will not be released. The man did not show any signs of life and had gunshot wounds to his body. The scene was immediately closed off by the investigating officers and detectives were interviewing potential witnesses while the Forensic investigators collected evidence. The victim was pronounced dead on the scene by a medical doctor and the body was confiscated for further investigation.
At this time it is unclear why this shooting took place and who is responsible for this act. As the investigation continues and more information becomes available the media will informed.