The Royal Cayman Islands Police Service has arrested two men in connection with a deadly beating that occurred Friday night in Bodden Town.
Two men, aged 18 and 36, were in police custody Sunday on suspicion of murdering 49 year old Jack Forbes.
The two – who had not been charged – were taken into custody after police enquiries in George Town and North Side over the weekend.
Mr. Forbes was attacked just before 6.30pm Friday at Plaza Odessa in Bodden Town. The mall is just east of the Bodden Town Police Station.
RCIPS officers responded to calls from the public and discovered the man lying on the ground around 6.20pm. The victim had suffered what appeared to be serious blunt force injuries and had lost consciousness.
The were other reports that Mr. Forbes had also been stabbed during the fight.
Paramedics were called in and attempted CPR with no success. Mr. Forbes was pronounced dead on the scene.