Sunday, January 21, 2018

Man stabbed to death in bar brawl

...two men, woman in custody

A man was stabbed to death with his own knife while liming at a club in Penal this morning.

Garvin Alexis, of Erin Road, Santa Flora, was pronounced dead outside the business place.

Police said Alexis was liming at Club J's at SS Erin Road Batchiya Village when around 1 a.m. he got into an altercation with a group of patrons.

Police were told Alexis pulled out a knife and began to struggle with one of them, a 21-year-old man of Lachoos Road.

During the struggle Alexis was stabbed several times.

Most of the patrons left the bar as police were called to the scene.

Police said several hours later two men and a woman went to the San Fernando Police Station to report the incident.

They were detained and being interrogated this morning by Homicide detectives. An autopsy is expected to be performed on Alexis at Forensic Science Centre today.