UPDATED: Police force mourning loss of member

Sergeant of Police Hughon David

Members of the Royal Police Force of Antigua and Barbuda are mourning the passing of Sergeant of Police, Hughon Terrance David. Sergeant David died suddenly at his home in York’s Village on Sunday 8th March around 5:30 pm, following a brief illness.

He died at the age of 42 years.

Commissioner of Police, Mr. Atlee Rodney spoke with his immediate family and colleagues on Sunday, and expressed his sympathy to them on his passing. In his remarks to his fellow officers, Mr. Rodney said, “Indeed, these are difficult times. I call upon on everyone to be of an encouragement and support to his colleagues and family. Let us continue to stay strong, and be a shoulder to others.” He also had a meeting with the staff at St. Johns Police Station on Monday, as part of the ongoing process of providing support to them.

Sergeant David served over 24 unbroken years in the Royal Police Force of Antigua and Barbuda; having joined the rank and file on the 16th Day of September, 1996. He worked in several departments; including, Beat and Patrol, Narcotics Department, Criminal Investigations Department and the Office of Minor Offences at St. Johns Police Station, where he last worked. He also represented the Police Force on several Narcotics and Criminal Investigation Training Courses in Canada and throughout the region.

He was the father of two sons, and a close relative of several officers within the Royal Police Force of Antigua and Barbuda. He will be deeply missed, may his soul continue to rest in peace

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  1. Love my big brother u was my hero for 40 years you hold my hand to foam so school give my on time u was the best cook. Love bro💘always u no i call u for everything my brother hour mom is sad love bro

  2. His face looks very familiar. Did he attend Princess Margaret School and used to play cricket during that time?

    My condolences to his loved ones and colleagues. 42 is still very young

  3. May the soul of our dearly departed brother rest in peace and rise in Glory…
    your not dead…you just transitioned

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