Skip to main content
  1. News
  2. Top News

Man killed defending wife during dream vacation in St. Lucia

See also

Top news coming in to a warm San Francisco today is about a man who died after trying to save his wife.

Roger and Margaret Pratt had been looking forward to a dream vacation when they left the UK in June.

They wanted to get to St. Lucia and from there sail around the world but on the day they had planned to leave St. Lucia, the husband, Roger Pratt, aged 62 was attacked and killed, says the UK's Independent

There have been three suspects arrested in the case, reports Reuters
reports.

It's believed that Roger Pratt was killed on the yacht but his wife found him lying face down in the water. Details are as yet sketchy as to how he died, and it is known only that his wife was also injured. Some officials believe he was shot and a post-mortem today will identify the cause of death.

Continued in Part 2

Advertisement

News

  • Baseball Hall of Fame
    The Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown welcomes six new inductees
    Video
    Video
  • 2012 do-over
    If we were to re-do the 2012 election, a new poll suggests Romney would win
    Politics
  • Boko Haram
    Boko Haram kidnaps the wife of the vice prime minister of Cameroon
    World News
  • Ceasefire breaks
    Israel's Benjamin Netanyahu claims Hamas broke another brief ceasefire
    Gaza
  • Close call with CME
    Scientists tell how Earth survived a giant solar flare back in 2012
    Space
  • Comic-Con
    What's going on at Comic-Con? Get all the latest updates here
    Comic-Con

Related Videos: