Police are investigating the murder of Eric Fraser, called ’50 Cent’, a 42-year-old construction worker of Lot 162 Haslington, East Coast Demerara, which occurred about 19:30hrs hrs on Thursday at Hasslington North.
Enquiries disclosed that Fraser left home about 16:00hrs and was at a barbershop at Haslington North where he was liming with friends.
An argument ensued between the now-deceased man and the suspect, who took out a weapon (unknown) and dealt the deceased a stab to his left-side groin. Fraser ran about 200 ft and collapsed. He was picked up by EMT from Melanie Fire Station #PYY 3519, taken to the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) and pronounced dead on arrival.
The body was examined, and a stab wound was observed. The body is at the GPHC’s Mortuary awaiting PME.