Tuesday 21 November, 2017

Cocorite man shot dead

Kareem Ifill

Kareem Ifill

A 36-year-old man is dead following a shooting on Wednesday morning in Cocorite.

The deceased has been identified as Kareem Ifill of Harding Place, Cocorite.

According to police reports, around 1:45 am today, residents of the area heard several loud explosions and upon investigating they found Ifill bleeding from multiple injuries about his body.

Three men were seen fleeing the scene and one of the windows to the living room appeared to be broken.

The police and emergency health services were notified and the wounded man was rushed to the Port of Spain General Hospital.

He succumbed to his injuries two hours later.

More on this as it becomes available.