The Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP), Shalimar Ali-Hack has advised that murder charges be laid against Nicholas Hercules called ‘Bucko’, Brenna Nurse, Devon Harry, and Peter Lam. They are to be charged in connection with the murder committed on Keon McPherson on Sunday last.
McPherson, a 24-year-old from ‘D’ Field Sophia, was said to be part of a triangular love affair. It is believed that his involvement in that affair led to his death.
On August 14, 2021,McPherson told his brother that he was going to’ C’ Field, Sophia. The following day, a woman called the Command Centre and reported that McPherson was seen in a yard at ‘C’ Field Sophia lying motionless with what appeared to be blood on his skin. Police found McPherson with gunshot wounds to his chest and right hand.
He was subsequently taken to the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation where he was pronounced dead on arrival.