Sunday 26 May, 2019

2 killed in Morvant shooting

Police are investigating the death of two persons after a shooting occurred in Morvant on Friday morning.

According to preliminary reports, the incident occurred around 9:00 am near the Lady Young Road, Morvant, residents reported hearing loud explosions. 

Upon investigating, they saw two men bleeding from what appeared to be gunshot wounds.

The police were contacted and the men were taken to hospital.

However, unfortunately, one man succumbed to his injuries at the scene and has not yet been identified. 

The second man was rushed to hospital, however, he was pronounced dead shortly after being admitted. 

He has been identified as Tyrique David, of Morvant. 

This is a developing story; more as this is updated. 

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