Man mistaken for alleged child abductor stabbed to death in St Thomas

October 20, 2021

A man mistaken for the alleged child abductor in St Thomas was this morning attacked and killed by residents in Llandewey. The police say residents thought that the man was Davian Bryan, the suspect in the abduction of the two girls in Bath, St Thomas last week.

The police report that the man, who residents say is unknown to the area, was spotted in the community.

Residents raised an alarm and he was chased.

The man ran across the Yallahs River into bushes where he was pursued and attacked.

The police say the injured man, who had stab wounds, was rushed to hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Residents in the parish have been on edge since the incidents.

Bryan, the suspected abductor remains at large.

The police denounced the action of the residents and warned against acts of jungle justice.

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