Our website use cookies to improve and personalize your experience and to display advertisements (if any). Our website may also include cookies from third parties like Google Adsense, Google Analytics, and Youtube. By using the website, you consent to the use of cookies.

US couple likely dead after Caribbean boat hijacking, police say

US couple likely dead after Caribbean boat hijacking, police say

A U.S. couple who disappeared a week ago after their catamaran was hijacked by three escaped prisoners in the Eastern Caribbean are likely dead, local police told a press conference, though they said the investigation was ongoing. Grenadian police Commissioner Don McKenzie said the prisoners had escaped custody on February 18 and the following day commandeered a catamaran named Simplicity - with U.S. citizens Kathy Brandel and Ralph Hendry on board. "Information suggests that while travelling between Grenada and St. Vincent, they disposed of the occupants," McKenzie said. The couple was last seen on the night of February 18 and…
Read More