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An attorney and pastor was shot dead in Pétion-Ville

An outside shot of the Cassation Court in Port-au-Prince. Photo by Georges H. Rouzier

Phillipe Saint-Juste, an attorney and pastor, was found dead near the peace court in Pétion-Ville around 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, police said.

During the early stage of their investigation, the police reported that someone called out to Saint-Juste from a dead-end street near the courthouse then fired several gunshots at him.

Haiti is experiencing a grim period. Diogène ‘Ricot’ Eric, a bodyguard to former senator Youri Latortue, was shot dead on Tuesday. Pierre ‘Maïkadou’ Rosier, a makeup artist, was stabbed to death in his home on Friday. Two foreigners were shot dead in Vertières on Saturday. Source

Onz Chery

Onz Chery

Onz Chery started his writing career as a City College of New York student with The Campus. He also wrote for First Touch, Cosmopolitan Soccer League, and other local leagues. After graduating, Onz became one of ESNY's sports journalists then joined The Haitian Times.
Onz Chery
Oct. 14, 2020

ONE COMMENT ON THIS POST To “An attorney and pastor was shot dead in Pétion-Ville”

  1. LS says:

    Thank you for your committed coverage. Mr. Rosier spelled his name “Maïkadou.”

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