The St Thomas police have commenced an investigation surrounding the fatal shooting of a male passenger, who was shot and killed on a passenger bus, after he reportedly attacked the driver with a knife, on the weekend.
The St Thomas police have since confirmed the incident, but were unable to provide the identity of the victim.
Reports are that at about 8:00 pm, the passenger who was traveling on the Toyota coaster bus, got in an argument with the driver, who is also a licensed firearm holder.
The passenger allegedly attacked the driver with a knife, and he reached for his licensed firearm, and shot him to his upper body.
The wounded passenger was rushed to hospital where he was pronounced dead.