Jamaica Crime News, St Catherine: The St Catherine police say they are now in search of a man who reportedly stabbed a higgler to death, along Main Street in Bog Walk, St Catherine on Saturday afternoon, December 8.
Dead is 36-year-old, Vinton Stephenson, higgler of Berick district in Riverdale, St Catherine.
Reports by the police are that about 6:15 p.m. on Saturday, Stephenson was walking along a section of Main Street in Bog Walk, when he saw the accused who owed him money.
Stephenson approached the accused and an argument developed between the two.
During the confrontation, a knife was brought into play which was used by the accused to inflict several stab wounds to Stephenson’s upper body. His attacker fled the scene on foot.
The police were summoned and upon arrival, the wounded higgler was rushed to hospital, where he was pronounced dead.