Update: The 26-year-old man arrested on Tuesday, in connection with the murder of Irvin Bush, has been released on
police bail while enquires continue, police said late Friday afternoon.
A second man has been arrested in connection with the Sept. 15 killing of Irvin Bush at his home in West Bay.
The 26-year-old suspect was arrested on suspicion of murder around 2:30 p.m. Tuesday.
He had not been charged with any crimes as of press time Thursday.
The Royal Cayman Islands Police Service had earlier arrested a 22-year-old man in connection with Mr. Bush’s shooting death. He was not immediately charged either.
Mr. Bush’s killing is the first homicide in the Cayman Islands this year.
Residents of a George Town home awoke early Wednesday to find armed men inside their home.
The incident was reported around 2:20 a.m. Wednesday. Police said one of the burglary suspects was armed with a handgun.
When the suspects were discovered, police said they fled the home but not before pointing a firearm at the homeowners.
No shots were fired and no one was hurt.