The Police have now charged 21yr-old Anthony Joseph of Point for the murder of Gavin Edwards.
21 year old Anthony Joseph of Point is now in Police custody after being treated at the Mount St. John’s Medical Centre (MSCMC) for injuries to his head.
According to Police reports, around 9:45 on Monday, both Edwards and Joseph were involved in an altercation which quickly escalated. The deceased allegedly used a bottle to inflict the head wound which Joseph sustained. The 21 year old reportedly retaliated by arming himself with a pair of scissors, which he used to stab Edwards in his abdomen.
The Yorks resident was rushed to the hospital where was later pronounced dead around 11:00 pm by a medical doctor.
Joseph is expected to appear before the Court today Thursday.