Statement By the Acting Attorney General, The Hon. Michael Lashley, M.P. commending the work of the Royal Barbados Police Force Regarding the Alleged Criminal Offences which occurred on Friday, September 3, 2010 at Campus Trendz Store, Tudor Street
On behalf of the Government and people of Barbados, I wish to highly commend the Royal Barbados Police Force for the sterling work which it has done over the last 10 days in responding so earnestly and swiftly to one of the most tragic crimes in our recent history.??
The apprehension of two individuals for the alleged criminal offences, which took the lives of six young women, has truly demonstrated the dedication and professionalism of the Commissioner and his team.?? We salute their expeditious and resolute work.
I am sure that the news about the success of this investigation has been well received by all Barbadians, and in this regard, I wish to thank those members of the public who bravely came forward and provided information, as well as those agencies that so willingly cooperated with the Police.?? Such assistance cannot be understated.
I also wish to take this opportunity to offer sincere condolences to the families of the six deceased. September 3, 2010 will remain a significant date in the minds of every Barbadian.?? While we mourn the deaths of the six young women, let us use this time to remember their families in our thoughts and prayers.??
HON. MICHAEL A. LASHLEY, M.P.
Attorney General (ag.)