Wednesday 7th November, 2018-The Management of Caribbean Development (Antigua) Ltd has expressed sympathy and concern at the passing of Shawn Warner on its premises on Tuesday evening.
Warner said to be in his 20s was allegedly electrocuted, when he came in contact with a fence in Jolly Harbour, where he reportedly worked.
In a statement, Caribbean Development (Antigua) Ltd. said “We are aware that the Royal Police Force is carrying out an investigation as to the circumstances surrounding this most tragic incident and in doing so have removed control boxes from the lamp post leaving exposed wires.”
“We wish to assure the general public, and in particular, visitors and occupiers of the Jolly Harbour area that our electrical engineers have carried out stringent tests and found no electrical leakages on any post on the site.
In respect of the post which the Police have removed the control boxes and left exposed wires, we have effected a disconnection of this post from our system. “
“We are confident that our premises are safe to the General Public and we assure all that we will continue to co-operate with Law enforcement in the exercise of their duties.”