Man in custody after body discovered in burning vehicle in Gros Islet

A man was taken into police custody on Monday (February 24) after the body of a female was discovered in a burning vehicle.

Reports from the police are that the body that was found on Sunday morning in the driver’s seat of the vehicle was that of a woman.

The woman has been identified as that of 30-year-old Krystal George.

According to reports, George was originally from La Ressource, Vieux Fort, but was living in Castries.

Police say they are treating the incident as a homicide.