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Man Stabbed to death over Alleged Rum Dispute
A Westmoreland man has been taken into custody in connection with the fatal stabbing of a man with whom he had a dispute over alcoholic drink on Thursday night.
The deceased has been identified as 32-year-old labourer Ampra Darrien of West End, Negril, Westmoreland.
Reports are that about 9:40pm Darrien was among a gathering in West End when an argument reportedly developed between himself and another man over rum.
The argument escalated into a fight and a knife was brought into play which was used to inflict a stab to Darrien who died on the spot.
The man who inflicted the stab wound was subsequently taken into custody by the Negril police.