Monday 12th February, 2018 – Commissioner of Police Wendell Robinson has confirmed to POINTE FM’s Nightly News that Delano Forbes has escaped police custody and a manhunt is now underway to find him.
The Commissioner who is currently overseas says an investigation has begun to determine how Forbes who is believed to be handcuffed escaped from detectives.
According to reports, detectives were transferring Forbes to Sweetes Village sometime after 3 P.M on Monday when the incident occurred.
The 23 year-old is being dubbed a “serial killer”. He is facing charges of murdering Wilfred ‘Bongo’ Williams, Shawn Henry in point and Lisue Williams on All Saints Road, and may also be responsible for several deaths in the U.S Virgin Islands.
Commissioner Robinson says officers from the CID along with the K9 Unit and Defense Force personnel are involved in the manhunt.
Persons who may know the whereabouts of Delano Forbes are asked to contact the nearest police station.