Tuesday 20 November, 2018

Cop shot in Enterpise, alleged bandit killed

A police officer is warded at the Chaguanas District Hospital following a shooting Wednesday afternoon.

PC Ramjat was said to be among a group of officers who had made their way to Pierre Road, Enterprise, shortly after midday.

The officers were reportedly searching for a suspect in a robbery which had occurred earlier in the day.

Upon arriving at the house, the officers were greeted with gunfire.

Taking cover, the officers returned fire with their licensed weapons.

In the aftermath, PC Ramjat was shot in the ankle.

The armed assailant was hit several times.

Both injured parties were rushed to the Chagauans District Hospital.

However, the assailant succumbed to his injuries.

 

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