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Thursday, August 4

Barbados Attorney General statement on crime

NationNews Barbados "Following the latest murders in Barbados – the killing of 79-year-old retired engineer Arthur Chaderton and his 42-year-old son-in-law, Metamara Stock, – Attorney General Adriel Brathwaite yesterday issued the following statement on the crime situation in the island.

As a responsible Government, we constantly assess the state of affairs in our country, particularly societal behaviour and any evolving patterns of criminal activity across our communities that are, for the most part, alien to our culture.

It is in this regard, and at the end of another successful Crop Over Festival, that I need to draw attention to a recent trend that has reared its ugly head, particularly on weekends and on public holidays." Read More on nation news