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UPDATE: Police identify victims in Long Beach incident

August 2nd, 2022

The Barbados Police Service identified the two young men whose bodies were discovered at Long Beach, Christ Church this morning.

They are 22-year-old Loris Malik Rasheed Gittens, of 10B Bottom Close, Wildey, St. Michael, and 27-year-old Michael Keenan Blackett, Blk. 2 C Flat Rock, St. George.

The two men were identified by family members.

Police Public Affairs and Communications Officer Acting Inspector Rodney Inniss, provided the following information:

As a result of the several queries from both media personnel and the public; we wish to confirm that Michael Blackett was on Bail having been charged for three (3) separate murders and Loris Gittens was known for acts of violence.

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