St. Thomas Teen In Custody For Stabbing 6-yr-old, Severing His Penis

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The Police have taken a sixteen-year-old boy into custody in relation to an incident in which a six-year-old boy was stabbed and dismembered. 

The six-year-old boy was stabbed multiple times and his penis severed.

The incident happened in White Horses, St Thomas on Friday. 

The St Thomas Police have confirmed the incident. 

The six-year-old remains in serious but stable condition at the Bustamante Hospital for Children. 

The Police say the 16-year-old boy was an alleged victim of sexual assault and child abuse. 

They say he was also facing the courts for assaulting another child



Stevian Simmonds is an investigative journalist with almost 3 years of experience in radio broadcasting, production and reporting. She graduated from Caribbean School of Media and Communication in 2014 and joined Nationwide News in 2016. In 2018, she produced a special report examining the working conditions of the Bussiness Process Outsourcing Industry. She worked undercover as a call center agent for a month, revealing the lack of data protection and general security infrastructure in the industry. Her report also highlighted the poor working conditions and remuneration faced by workers in the industry. In 2018, Stevian traveled to New Delhi India where she participated in the Inaugural WHO Partners Forum benefiting from critical training related to reporting on women’s and children’s health issues.


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