Saturday 30 May, 2020

52-year-old man executed, wife in critical condition

A 52-year-old man is dead while his 55-year-old common law wife is in a critical condition at the Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex following a shooting incident in Cumuto on Wednesday morning.

The victims have been identified as Kishore Ramadin aka “Starboy” and Teeramatie Tambie.

According to police reports, around 3 am today, the couple had entered their 25-seater maxi-taxi which was parked in their garage.

Without warning two men ran up to the front of the vehicle and opened fire on the couple, hitting Ramadin and his wife.

Ramadin jumped out of the vehicle and was further accosted by the two men.

He was said to have been beaten with a shovel, stabbed, and shot once again.

The assailants then fled the scene.

Ramadin succumbed to his injuries at the scene of the crime, while his wife was rushed to the hospital where she was treated.

A team of officers under the supervision of DCP Persad, Snr Sup Daniel, Sup Sankar, visited the scene.

More on this as it becomes available.

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