Monday 26 October, 2020

Cops respond to gunfire 'tribute' in Belmont following death of K Lion

Dancehall artiste, Kwinton "K Lion" Thomas

Dancehall artiste, Kwinton "K Lion" Thomas

Residents of Belmont were disturbed overnight by the sound of rapid gunfire.

The gunshots were heard between midnight and 2 am on Thursday morning.

Police suspect that the gunfire was a ‘tribute’ to local dancehall artiste Kwinton "K Lion" Thomas, who died on Thursday in Florida.

The artiste reportedly lived in Belmont.

Officers of the Port of Spain Division, under the supervision of Snr Sup Moore, responded. However, no one was held.

Police said arrests are imminent. 

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