Sunday 24 March, 2019

Chinese national shot and killed in Wallerfield

A Chinese national is dead following an attempted robbery in Wallerfield on Saturday night.

The deceased has been identified as Ming Wei Yang.

Police investigators were told he was a labourer who resided near the Eteck Park in Wallerfield.

According to police reports, at about 10.25 pm on Saturday, residents of the area heard several loud explosions and upon investigating, they observed Yang in the driver seat of a black Mitsubishi van.

He appeared to have been shot multiple times.

The police were notified and a team of officers from the Northern Division and the Homicide Bureau, under the supervisions of ACP McDonald Jacob, Snr Sup Paul, Snr Sup David, and Cpl Sookram, visited the scene.

More on this as it becomes available.

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