Man dies in custody

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the unnatural death of a 34-year-old Christ Church man, which occurred between 2:40 and 3:00 this afternoon in a cell at the Oistins Police Station.

Lawmen say the deceased was brought into custody at the police station as a suspect, and was subsequently placed in a holding cell.

He was discovered hanging by his pants from an iron bar at around 3:00 p.m.

24 Responses to Man dies in custody

  1. Janelle Wickham
    Janelle Wickham April 13, 2017 at 8:24 pm

    I just wonder how much more Barbados can take,mass casualty,sudden death and now a hanging all in the space of 24 hours.Almighty give the families of those injured and deceased the strength and endurance to push on. Barbados don’t give up hope,be your brother’s keeper,keep it together bim.We or a caring people and I have faith we will rise again.!!!!

  2. Carlitha Andrews
    Carlitha Andrews April 13, 2017 at 8:28 pm


  3. Bobby Gilkes
    Bobby Gilkes April 13, 2017 at 8:43 pm

    Wow 5 years around this same time ….. only thing at district E

  4. Carolyn Robertson
    Carolyn Robertson April 13, 2017 at 8:44 pm

    This sound really comical

  5. Dwight Chapman
    Dwight Chapman April 13, 2017 at 8:52 pm

    He is not the person to hang him self

  6. Dwight Chapman
    Dwight Chapman April 13, 2017 at 8:53 pm

    A lot of people got to answer for the things they do to good people he ain’t hang him self at all

  7. gail archer-daniel April 13, 2017 at 9:00 pm


  8. Dwight Chapman
    Dwight Chapman April 13, 2017 at 9:01 pm

    Them kill my good friend today

  9. Cassandra Marshall
    Cassandra Marshall April 13, 2017 at 9:12 pm

    Wow this is something serious here

  10. Meek Alleyne
    Meek Alleyne April 13, 2017 at 9:17 pm

    These cops out here really tryna be like the cops overseas n get way wid every & anything

  11. gsmiley April 13, 2017 at 9:51 pm

    In broad daylight????

  12. gsmiley April 13, 2017 at 9:52 pm

    3:00 pm. Man really

  13. Dwight Chapman
    Dwight Chapman April 13, 2017 at 9:54 pm

    It true they kill him

  14. Dwight Chapman
    Dwight Chapman April 13, 2017 at 9:58 pm

    Them police feel that people foolish them kill that man and telling people he hang him self nah not game I see he this morning like all days trying to good by his children Lord come for your world

  15. Kyanne Hunte
    Kyanne Hunte April 13, 2017 at 10:14 pm

    Di Law Does Really Think Them Could Try Ya , Stupse Do!

  16. Sonia T Phillips
    Sonia T Phillips April 13, 2017 at 10:16 pm

    In bim

  17. Sonia T Phillips
    Sonia T Phillips April 13, 2017 at 10:19 pm


  18. Tristan John
    Tristan John April 13, 2017 at 11:20 pm

    Hmmm good question lol

  19. Rasta Gilkes
    Rasta Gilkes April 14, 2017 at 12:00 am

    Wanna get and kill that rh man and think ppl stupid but its these kind of things that bajans don’t open them mouth bout

  20. seagul April 14, 2017 at 9:19 am

    Everyone all around such a bad temperament
    Have no chain round your feet still you can’t free yourself
    Laws cause crime and violence,
    So much trouble in the world

  21. The Negrocrat April 14, 2017 at 12:42 pm

    Who will guard the guards!

  22. Leroy April 17, 2017 at 6:37 pm

    Dont they think it necessary to have video cameras in these cells to allay the fears of the public that suicide was not the cause?


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