According to reports from head of the Criminal Investigation Department on Nevis, Inspector Andre Mitchel, Thompson, originally from Brown Hill Village was at the time sharing a dwelling house in Pond Hill Village with her boyfriend, Delvin Wilkinson, their infant daughter and her younger sister who attends the Charlestown Secondary School.
The incident was reported to the Charlestown Police Station at 9:50 am and Thompson was pronounced dead by District Medical Officer, Dr. Chandy Jacobs just 40 minutes later.
Inspector Mitchell report also revealed that the body was found lying in the house in a pool of blood. She was fully clothed and officers observed what appeared to be a stab wound.
While Inspector Mitchell remained tight-lipped about the location of the stab wound and the number of stab wounds, he said that the details would be released following an autopsy on Thompson’s body.
Investigations into the sudden death of Thompson are ongoing and the Department of Information has confirmed that Wilkinson has been detained as a suspect in the crime.
Thompson’s death brought the murder toll on Nevis to five compared to three murders in 2009. It is the 20th murder, for 2010, in the Federation of St. Kitts-Nevis.