School worker is first murder of 2021

Nassau – The country recorded its first murder for the year, continuing a spree of gun violence that claimed the lives of two men on New Year’s Eve.

The shooting of a man believed to be a security guard at the Stapledon School For The Mentally Disabled on Dolphin Drive is the first murder of 2021.

Police responded to the school’s campus after 12pm on Friday after the man was found dead in a room.

Police said he was in a pool of blood with apparent gunshot wounds.

Authorities weren’t sure whether robbery was a motive for the crime. However, police say they’re following significant leads into the incident.

On Thursday night, two men were killed in separate shootings on Rupert Dean Lane and The Native Yard off Wilson Tract.

Both men died at hospital.

Anyone with about these murders should call police at 592-9991 or Crime Stoppers at 328-8477.