The Violent Crime Unit (VCU) on Nevis is investigating a fatal shooting incident which occurred at Hamilton Estate about 9:50 PM on last night (Friday 17 April 2015), which resulted in one (1) person fatally wounded.
Initial investigation revealed that 57 year old Everette LLewellyn Hanley of Hamilton Estate, a senior employee of the Bank of Nevis was attacked by unknown armed an assailant or assailants in front his residence.
Anyone who has information pertaining to this incident is ask to call the VCU at 469-5269, 467-1886,the nearest police, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-8477 (TIPS). Remember, you do not have to provide your personal information and you maybe eligible to receive a reward.
An autopsy will be performed on the body of the late deceased at a later date to determine the exact cause of death.
Assistant Commissioner of Police with responsibility for Crime, Ian Queeley takes this opportunity to express condolences on on his behalf and the Royal St. Christopher and Nevis Police Force to the family, friends and colleagues of Everette LLewellyn Hanley. ACP Queeley also takes this opportunity to assure the family of the deceased and the entire country that every effort will be made to bring to justice the perpetrator or perpetrators to this fatal incident to justice.