Tuesday 17 September, 2019

'Buju' and friend shot in Port-of-Spain

Police are investigating a shooting incident between rival gang members which occurred in Trinidad's capital on Thursday.

Reports indicate that Selwyn King, also known as 'Buju', was driving a blue B14 west along the Eastern Main Road in downtown Port-of-Spain, with back seat passenger Jason Hillaire.

King reportedly stopped in traffic near the Success Laventille School. While waiting, two men came from a track nearby and shot at the occupants. King received a shot to the chest while Hillaire was shot in both hands.

The vehicle eventually crashed near the CGA traffic lights.

Both victims are at the hospital seeking medical attention.

Police say the injured men are from the Dan Kelly area which is known to be Muslim gang territory while Beetham is the home of Rasta City gang members.

 

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