Wednesday 26 June, 2019

501 murders recorded: Man dies 10 days after being shot

The death of a La Horquetta man ten days after he was shot has pushed the murder toll to 501.

The deceased, Ancil Edwards, died on Wednesday night.

He was shot multiple times along David Bloom Drive, Phase 5, La Horquetta, on December 2.

Based on information given to police at the time, they believe the incident was a result of a drive-by shooting.

Police said Edwards was from Bon Air, Arouca.

However, he was known to visit persons in the La Horquetta community.

There is currently no motive for the killing.

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