Saturday 26 September, 2020

53-year-old man murdered in Laventille

The murder of 53-year-old Garth Williams is currently engaging the attention of police.

An autopsy was expected to take place on Monday at the Forensic Science Center in St James.

According to police reports, residents of Blondell Alley, Laventille, heard several loud explosions on Friday night.

Upon investigating they observed Williams lying face down in a pool of blood on the staircase next to his home.

The police were immediately notified and a team of officers from the homicide bureau and the Port of Spain Division visited the scene.

Several spent shells were said to have been recovered by crime scene investigators.

Cpl Ramsamooj is continuing inquiries.

More on this as it becomes available.

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