Double murder: Brothers gunned down in Arouca
Brothers Jason Springer, 22, and Stephon Springer, 33, were gunned down last night in Arouca.
The two were said to be liming with a group of friends and relatives at a house along Hindustan Trace, Arouca, when, around 7pm, a silver station wagon drove past the house.
Several loud explosions were heard and the vehicle sped away.
In the aftermath, it was discovered that the siblings had been shot.
Jason Springer, police said, was rushed by relatives to the Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex.
His brother Stephon was rushed to the Arima Hospital by another group of relatives.
Both succumbed to their injuries while undergoing treatment.
Police said that both victims are well known to them having been involved in several firearm and drug related offences in the Arouca District.