Hit-and-run victim succumbs to injuries, and family appeals for help to identify driver

A man has died after allegedly being struck by a vehicle bearing “G plates,” and his family is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the vehicle and the driver.

Reports are that Oswald “Jahmon” Thomas was struck on December 3, while walking on the Swetes Main Road. The incident reportedly occurred between 5 a.m. and 5:30 a.m.

Thomas died four days later at the Sir Lester Bird Medical Centre, reportedly from injuries he sustained when he was hit.

In a widely circulated message, the family is asking anyone who might have seen or heard anything related  to this alleged hit and run to contact the All Saints Police Station at 460-1000.

Persons with any information may also contact Elca Jarvis at 772-2197.

The family is beseeching residents  to help bring the alleged perpetrator to justice.