Residents of the La Clery area are waking up today to reports of a double murder at Active Hill.
Dead are Sandrina Joseph and Jeffrey Arbella who were found, stabbed to death in their bed, by their two young children in the house early this morning. According to sources a third person believed to be an ex-boyfriend of the female victim, and was recently released from prison, had blamed her for his incarceration and threatened to kill the couple.
Police are on the scene as this investigation continues.
This brings the number of homicides for the year to 13.
UPDATE 9:30 am St. Lucia time: Multiple SSU police officers are swarming the area as law enforcement officials begin the search for the perpetrator of this crime. Residents report multiple loaded police vehicles have been arriving in the area.