Festival stalwart, ward found dead


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ST. CROIX - A grim discovery was made Wednesday afternoon when the bodies of two men were discovered in their Estate Whim home.

Police spokeswoman Melody Rames confirmed the identity of the men as Kassaun Baptiste, 38, and Jose Navarro, 24.

Rames said residents in the Frederiksted neighborhood called police at 3:10 p.m. Wednesday reporting a foul smell coming from the residence and that the occupants had not been seen in a few days.

- Contact reporter Fiona Stokes at 714-9149 or email fstokes@dailynews.vi.

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