Teen killed in fight over water

August 18, 2018

Orange Bay, Portland:

A teenager is dead and another in police custody following a stabbing incident at Orange Bay, Portland, on Thursday afternoon.

The deceased has been identified as 17-year-old Miguel Osbourne, a student of Forty Acres, Orange Bay, in the parish.

According to the police, at about 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, Osbourne and the other teen were at a standpipe in the community when a dispute developed over water.

The report said that a knife was brought into play and Osbourne was stabbed multiple times. He reportedly fell to the ground clutching his chest. He was rushed to the Annotto Bay Hospital, but died while undergoing treatment.

The suspect, who is also a teenager, is now in custody.

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