Sunday 23 February, 2020

Ambush in La Horquetta leaves one dead and three seriously injured

One man is dead, while two others are warded in a serious condition, following a shooting in La Horquetta last night.

The deceased has been identified as Michael Cruz, AKA Zeye of La Horquetta.

Police said that around 7:50 pm Cruz was with liming with a group of friends along Fire Cracker Lane when a white Nissan B13 pulled up alongside them.

Two men exited the car and opened fire on the group, before returning to the car and escaping.

Four people were shot.

The police and paramedics were notified and the injured parties were rushed for medical treatment.

The other victims included two 19-year-olds and a 21-year-old man, all warded in a serious condition.

Sgt Liverpool and Cpl Wellington, among others, visited the scene.

More on this as it becomes available.

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