Monday 24 February, 2020

Cuban landlord gunned down in Tunapuna

A Cuban landlord was murdered in Tunapuna on Wednesday night, weeks after his house was firebombed.

The deceased has been identified as Kenneth Maillard.

According to police, around 7.25 pm, officers responded to a shooting at Ali Street.

Five minutes later, they arrived at the corner of Ali and Centenary streets where they saw Maillard's lifeless body lying on the roadway.

He had been shot in the back.

Officers say the deceased was identified by his tenants who said he was seated on the gate around 15 minutes before explosions were heard. 

The apartment complex was reportedly firebombed a couple of weeks ago. 

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