Monday 25 June, 2018

JUST IN: 19-year-old arrested after man killed in North Side

Police on Saturday morning confirmed the identity of the man killed in North Side on Friday as 66-year-old Timothy Rivers.

A murder investigation has since been launched into the matter. 

Police further revealed that a 19-year-old-man, who Loop News understands is the son of the deceased, was arrested on suspicion of murder and currently remains in police custody.

Reports from the Royal Cayman Islands Police Service (RCIPS) are that at around 11:20 am on Friday  police and other emergency personnel were dispatch by the 911 Communication Center to a report of a man found unresponsive and bleeding at a location off Hutland Road, North Side.

It is believed that the victim succumbed to an injury due to being stabbed.