Monday 17 June, 2019

Doctor shot and killed in Wallerfield

Photo via Facebook.

Photo via Facebook.

A 75-year-old man was shot and killed on Wednesday morning in Wallerfield.

The deceased has been identified as Vin Sein Chiang of Lover’s Lane, Wallerfield.

He was said to be a doctor.

Police officers were told that around 5:00 am, residents of the area heard several loud explosions, and upon investigating, they found Chiang’s bullet-riddled body on the ground.

Two men were seen fleeing the scene.

Police suspect that he was the victim of a robbery which turned fatal.

In a separate incident, police are investigating another report of a shooting in the St James area on Wednesday morning. 

Police were told that two men were shot and injured, and remained at hospital up to 9:00 am Wednesday for treatment.

The men, aged 25 and 27, were shot on Wednesday morning along Dibe Road, Long Circular.

Residents of the area heard loud explosions around 5:00 am and notified the police and paramedics.

The injured men were rushed for treatment, having sustained injuries about their bodies.

More on these stories as information becomes available.

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