Four were arrested after a father of two was found dead at home
Kaieteur News – A father of two was found yesterday morning dead at his Swan Highway home, Kuru Kururu, Soesdyke / Linden. His body bore multiple stab wounds. Police have since arrested four people from the community who they believe were involved in the man’s death.
Twenty-three-year-old Roy Ross was reportedly found lifeless in his living room sometime after 06:00 hours. by his neighbor.
Police have since estimated that the man met his demise sometime between 23:00 hours. on Sundays and 06:00 hours. on Monday.
However, Kaieteur News was informed that the father of two had been spotted alive sometime around midnight on Sunday by his girlfriend, with whom he was living. The woman, according to reports, was staying with her mother but had gone to check on Ross with her brother. They had both seen Ross walking in his yard shining the light of his torch around the area.
Prior to this announcement, Ross was seen drinking alcohol with a group of men in a shop near Swan’s ball field.
Although the circumstances that led to the man’s death have not yet been discovered, Kaieteur News has been told that individuals who saw Ross that night reported seeing the suspects inducing him. But Ross, they said, had ignored them.
Eventually, this announcement was told, Ross decided to go home, and it is believed the men followed Ross and attacked him there.
A resident of the village told this media house that one of the suspects was heard telling people “I just feel like killing somebody tonight.”
According to the resident, she knew Ross well and was never the person to “choose trouble with anyone or get himself involved in any kind of problem.”
As the community comes to grips with Ross’ demise, police are continuing their investigation.