Currently active users: 40









Sections
Newsletter
Email:
Home | Eleuthera News | Young Man Dies After Stabbing In Cape Eleuthera

Young Man Dies After Stabbing In Cape Eleuthera

Font size: Decrease font Enlarge font
image Police Supt. Cunningham and other officers survey the scene of the crime at Cape Eleuthera.

(Cape Eleuthera, Eleuthera) A 22-year-old young man from Waterford, Mr. Noel Pratt Jr., also known as 'Titum', was stabbed and killed on December 11th, 2009 by a male co-worker. 

Both men are said to have been employed at the Cape Eleuthera Resort in South Eleuthera.

The incident reportedly occurred shortly after the men arrived at work, between 8am and 8:30am. During that time, the men, who worked in the maintenance department were heading to their regular morning meeting according to a saddened co-worker at the site.

An employee of Cape Eleuthera Resort, who claimed to have witnessed some of the incident, said she observed the victim running when the assailant " 'juk' him in the neck". "And now he's dead," she added with tears in her eyes.

Police cordoned off a relatively large area of the parking lot immediately in front of the 'Utilities' building at the resort under the direct instruction of Supt. Cunningham who was on the scene with other officers.

An obviously distraught Green Castle resident, who is also employed at the resort, described the moments of the incident as "horrific". She described the victim as, "lying in a pool of blood" before being taking to the Rock Sound Clinic. 

Police confirmed that they had a Mr. Simon Mackey (32), also of Waterford, in custody at the Rock Sound Police Station in relation to this crime.

Pratt was reported to have succumbed to his injuries, shortly before 9:30am at the Rock Sound Clinic.

Copyright, Spice Media Group, Eleuthera, Bahamas 2008-2014.
All rights reserved. Contact editor@theeleutheran.com
Log in
For website security reasons, users must login to post a comment on an article.
Or you can Connect with Facebook

Subscribe to comments feed Comments (1 posted):

kendra on 22 December, 2009 10:17:23
avatar
This is heart -breaking, i'm sadden, appalled,etc.Why? the both of them live in the same settlement of Waterford, i dont care what the issue was they coukd have come to a better resolution but i see they couldnt .I am praying for my home island, also my town of Waterford that this death be the last.
Thumbs Up Thumbs Down
-1
total: 1 | displaying: 1 - 1

Post your comment comment

More News....
image

23 HAITIAN NATIONALS ARRESTED DURING POLICE OPERATION IN HARBOUR ISLAND

(Harbour Island, Eleuthera, Bahamas) - Consistent with the Commissioner’s Policing Priorities for 2014, a team of police officers at Harbour Island conducted an operation on ...
Full story

Bahamas Ministry of Tourism says "Out Island Arrivals Improve"

(Nassau, Bahamas - Press Release) - Foreign air and sea arrivals to the Out Islands have improved by 10 per cent between January and July ...
Full story
image

BEC scheduled power outages this week in Current Island, Current & Palmetto Point

1) The Bahamas Electricity Corporation wishes to advise consumers in North and South Palmetto Point, Eleuthera that their Electricity Supply will be interrupted on Thursday, ...
Full story
image

Minister of Health statement regarding Ebola Virus Disease (EVD)

(Nassau, Bahamas) - The Ministry of Health is acutely aware of the situation regarding the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) situation globally and would like to ...
Full story
image

Glider Deployed for Hurricane Gonzalo

While most items are being tied down in Bermuda this week as Hurricane Gonzalo takes aim at the island, a yellow undersea glider named “Anna” ...
Full story
image

ESA Finals get started - Big loss for Angels & a win for AGC Jets

The 2014 finals of The Eleuthera Softball Association league got started in Palmetto Point on Friday evening, October 17th. Game 1 of the ...
Full story
image

BHS Free Vaccine Clinics in New Providence to fight Canine Distemper Virus (Oct 22nd & 24th)

The island of New Providence is currently facing a serious outbreak of Canine Distemper Virus, a dangerous and often fatal disease in pet dogs. To ...
Full story
image

Lend your support to National Youth Month in Eleuthera by attending these Upcoming Events

October, has been designated as  National Youth Month by the Ministry of Youth Sports and Culture throughout The Bahamas under the 2014 theme " Empowering ...
Full story
image

Luxury charter flights set for Bahama Islands out of South Florida

Charter service offering luxury flights to five Bahama Islands, Spring 2015...
Full story







  • email Email to a friend
  • print Print version
  • Plain text Plain text




Conditions for Governor's Harbour, BF at 6:59 am EDT

Current Conditions:
Mostly Cloudy, 77 F

Forecast:
Wed - PM Thunderstorms. High: 84 Low: 76
Thu - Thunderstorms. High: 80 Low: 76
Fri - Thunderstorms. High: 82 Low: 74
Sat - Showers. High: 80 Low: 75
Sun - AM Showers. High: 81 Low: 75

Full Forecast at Yahoo! Weather

(provided by The Weather Channel)