More information has come to light about the man the St. James Police have named as the division’s most wanted criminal.


Nickeelo‘Akelio, Keelo’ Lewis was arrested by the police during an intelligence-driven operation along the Reading Main Road on May 24, 2022. He’s now facing and gun-related charges in connection with multiple investigations.


The 24-year old who hails from Grange Pen, Lilliput, St James is currently Wanted Murder of Horatio Shakes, committed on August 18, 2020, at Bugs Bunny, Lilliput St James. Additionally, he is Wanted for the murder of Chevaine Stephens and the Wounding with Intent of three others, which took place  January 4, 2022 at Ocean Heights, Lilliput St James. 

The St James Police have also named Lewis as a Person of Interest in connection with:


       The Murder of a national of the Dominican Republic, Marie Isabel Valdez, which took place on September 10, 2020 as she worked at a bar in Lilliput.

       The Murder of Lindel Wilson committed on September 25, 2021 at Ocean Heights, Lilliput, St James.

       A case of Robbery with Aggravation, that was committed on September 25, 2021 at Ocean Heights, Lilliput St James


Lewis was featured recently on the JCF’s ‘Wanted Wednesday’ social media campaign and was listed on the national wanted person’s list. Investigations into these cases are ongoing and updates will be provided to the public at an appropriate time.


The Constabulary will continue to pursue wanted persons who have been behind the violence in several of our communities. The public is reminded that, if they believe they have any information that can assist the police in any investigation, they can call Crime Stop at 311, or the National Intelligence Bureau (NIB) tip line at 811.