13-yr-old Regina James a student of Mt Alvernia High School in St. James was stabbed in the neck by another 13-yr-old girl earlier this afternoon. According to the Gleaner, James was stabbed in the left side of her neck at 2:30pm and was rushed to Hospital where she was pronounced dead. There are unconfirmed reports that the 13-yr-old suspect is now in custody, after being on the run.. The Police are reporting that both teens were recently involved in a dispute, which led to the incident.
The Police are reporting that it has noticed an alarming increase in the number of crimes, especially murders and robberies being committed by persons and their accomplices driving rented vehicles.
The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR), has placed Barbados and Trinidad and Tobago on a watch list of countries that have failed to make the adequate copyright payments for U.S. musical compositions aired in the broadcast media.