St Thomas man in custody following stabbing death of 22-y-o brother
arrest, arrests

ST ANN, Jamaica - A man is in police custody after his 22-year-old brother was fatally stabbed during a family feud in Dalvey, St Thomas on Sunday.

Dead is Kevaughn Dixon, a resident of Duckensfield in the parish.

It is reported that about 12:30 pm on Sunday, Dixon left his home to journey to Dalvey following information he received of a dispute involving his relatives.

On arrival, Dixon intervened, but another dispute allegedly developed between him and his brother.

A fight later ensued between the two during which a knife was used to stab Dixon, who collapsed.

He was taken to hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Dixon's brother subsequently turned himself over to the St Thomas police and was detained.

Investigations are ongoing.

Now you can read the Jamaica Observer ePaper anytime, anywhere. The Jamaica Observer ePaper is available to you at home or at work, and is the same edition as the printed copy available at


  1. We welcome reader comments on the top stories of the day. Some comments may be republished on the website or in the newspaper; email addresses will not be published.
  2. Please understand that comments are moderated and it is not always possible to publish all that have been submitted. We will, however, try to publish comments that are representative of all received.
  3. We ask that comments are civil and free of libellous or hateful material. Also please stick to the topic under discussion.
  4. Please do not write in block capitals since this makes your comment hard to read.
  5. Please don't use the comments to advertise. However, our advertising department can be more than accommodating if emailed:
  6. If readers wish to report offensive comments, suggest a correction or share a story then please email:
  7. Lastly, read our Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy