Robert: RNC report fatality in Downtown St. John’s
While few details are available regarding a violent incident on Bond Street last night, the RNC are saying a 23 year old man has died as a result.
The individual was taken to hospital, but was later pronounced deceased. Police closed off the street to investigate the scene, where a handgun was found.
UPDATE -A 23 year old man is deceased after an incident in downtown St. John’s yesterday evening. -We are working with the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner to determine the cause of death. -This incident is not believed to be a random act.
— Royal Newfoundland Constabulary (@RNC_PoliceNL) November 6, 2019
RNC do not appear to have anyone in custody, but are saying the killing was not a random act.
Their investigation continues.