A man who stabbed his father to death is currently being sought by the St James policea after stealing a large sum of money from his older brother at their home in Green Pond, St James on Thursday night.
The accused, Akeem Thorpe, 27-year-old of Green Pond is wanted by the police for the stabbing death of his father, 59-year-old Clifton Thorpe.
Mr. Stephen Murray, the grandfather of the accused, clearly states that his grandson is a constant troublemaker.
According to Police reports, about 7:45 p.m. on Thursday night, an argument developed at the family house in Green Pond, between the father and his son, who reportedly broke into his elder brother’s room, resort chef, stealing cash amounting to US$7000.
The father and two other sons attempted to hold Akeem in order to carry out a search when he pulled a ratchet knife and stabbed his father in the regions of his heart.
He made his escape by jumping over a fence and ran from the yard.
The St James police are asking Akeem Thorpe to turn himself over to the nearest police station immediately.
Members of the public with information that could lead to Akeem’s arrest should immediately contact Police Control at 119 or the nearest police station.