Thursday 12 December, 2019

'Blacks' murdered in Sangre Grande

Police are investigating an early morning murder which occurred in Sangre Grande on Friday.

Reports say around 1:30 am, officers responded to a report of explosions at Farm Road, Madoo Singh Extension, Bois Bonde Settlement.

When they arrived, they found a man identified only as "Blacks", bleeding from gunshot wounds to the back and chest. He was lying in front of a shack made from bamboo and galvanize.

The victim was taken to the Sangre Grande General Hospital where he was pronounced dead on arrival.

Residents informed the police that he had recently moved to the area roughly two weeks ago.

Two spent shells were recovered at the scene.

 

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