St. Thomas records first murder

January 25, 2017

The parish of St. Thomas recorded its first murder late Thursday after a woman was stabbed to death in her community.

The dead woman has been identified as Kerron ‘Coolie’ Peckoo,36, of Hilltop District, Hampton court.  

The Golden Grove police are investigating the murder and have reportedly arrested the father of the deceased woman’s child, who is believed to be the prime suspect.

Reports are that about 11:30pm, Peckoo was walking in her community when she was attacked.

The police told THE STAR that Peckoo was assisted to a nearby hospital where she was pronounced dead.