The Director of Public Prosecutions, Roger Gaspard, has ordered an inquest into the stabbing death of 22-year-old Kareem Briggs, which occurred on August 23rd in St. Joseph.
According to police reports, Briggs, of Railway Road, St. Joseph, is reported to have gotten into a heated argument with two men on August 23rd.
During the altercation, the victim suffered stab wounds about the body and died at the scene.
An 18-year-old man of Farm Road, St. Joseph, who was detained in relation to the killing, has since been released pending the outcome of the inquest.
The inquest was ordered by the DPP on November 14th.