Monday 22 July, 2019

Accident leads to shooting death in Petit Valley

An unidentified man was shot dead on Tuesday morning in Petit Valley, in what police suspect was an act of road rage.

The incident took place at about 2:00 am Tuesday morning along Morne Coco Road, Petit Valley.

According to police reports, two vehicles were driving in opposite directions, when they came into contact with one another.

There was said to be a confrontation between the two parties which turned into a physical confrontation.

During this confrontation, the occupants of the white Nissan B13 motor vehicle opened fire on the driver of the silver car.

The gunmen then fled the scene.

The victim died on the spot.

While police believe they have an identity for the deceased, it has yet to be confirmed with relatives.

More on this as it becomes available. 

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