A GWI worker is now dead following an altercation with Mathew Parks on Thursday at Freeman Street, East La Penitence. The dead man has been identified as Roger Alleyne a laborer of the entity.
The police noted that Parks age 20 of Freeman Street, East La Penitence was working at a mini Mart which is located at D’Urban and Chappel Streets, Lodge when the deceased went to make a purchase.
Some words were exchanged and Alleyne left the establishment, subsequently, at around 17:00hrs, when Parks left his place of work, he was confronted by Alleyne who was armed with a piece of wood and knife.
Police noted that an argument ensued and following a scuffle which left both men suffering injuries, Alleyne underwent emergency for wounds he received but later died.
Parks is currently in police custody assisting with investigations.