Two yrs because fatal Caribbean hotel altercation, Scott Hapgood’s case stalls

DARIEN — A scenario that drew worldwide attention, outrage on a Caribbean island and even piqued the curiosity of former President Donald Trump, has absent silent.

Tuesday will mark two a long time since Darien expenditure banker Scott Hapgood was included in a fatal altercation with a lodge employee though vacationing with his loved ones in Anguilla.

The 27-yr-outdated lodge employee, Kenny Mitchel, was killed for the duration of the incident. Hapgood was billed with manslaughter and has been considered a “fugitive from justice” given that skipping a courtroom listening to in November 2019.

The criminal and civil lawsuits associated with the incident have stalled in the course of the COVID-19 pandemic.