West Basseterre MP expresses sympathy to Johnson family; calls for improved trust and confidence in services

The St. Kitts-Nevis Labour Party (SKNLP) Parliamentary representative for St. Christopher 3 (West Basseterre), Hon. Konris Maynard said the events that unfolded on Saturday 7 July 2018 surrounding the tragic death of 20-year-old Tau Johnson “is not only heartbreaking but also very disturbing.”In a statement on Monday, Maynard said it is an “opportunity for us as a nation to take a professional response to this most unfortunate turn of events in order to improve public trust.

“Without casting aspersions on anyone involved in the incident, it is my belief that the emergency officials involved in the incident should be suspended with pay pending a thorough investigation of the incident to ascertain if proper procedures were or were not followed.
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