Three Arrested On Suspicion Of Murder


Thursday, November 12 – Officers from the Special Investigations Unit, supported by other members of the RVIPF, executed three search warrants on three premises at Butu Mountain this morning as investigations continue into the murder of Jason Leonard whose body was discovered at his Butu Mountain apartment on 12 October.

Three local men have since been arrested on suspicion in the murder and are being questioned by officers. Two of the men have since been discharged and the third is still in custody being questioned in an unrelated investigation.

The Special Investigations Unit thanked those members of the public who have already come forward and assisted with information into this violent crime. Investigators, however, continue to seek the assistance of the public.

The RVIPF is making an appeal to those people with information to come forward. Persons can give that information directly to detectives within the Special Investigations Unit at 368-5682 or call the Miami-based anonymous Crimestoppers number at 800-8477.