Tuesday 23 April, 2019

Carnival Monday shooting victim still hospitalised

A 26-year-old man is said to be nursing gunshot injuries following a shooting in San Fernando on Carnival Monday morning.

The victim has been identified as Keon Jack of Montgomery Street, Ste Madeleine.

He was said to have been liming with a group of friends along Park Street, San Fernando, when several  explosions were heard.

Jack then felt intense burning sensations to his right arm and right torso, and he collapsed on the ground.

The police and emergency health services were notified and the wounded man was rushed to the San Fernando General Hospital.

He was said to have been treated, but remains in a serious condition at the hospital.

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