Sunday 7 June, 2020

Doubles vendor gunned down in Curepe

A doubles vendor was shot dead in Curepe on Saturday night.

Police say Sharzard Manick, who worked with The Original Sauce Doubles stand along the Southern Main Road, was fatally shot around 9.45 pm.

Investigators say that he was working at his stand when two men carrying guns approached him.

The gun-toting suspects then opened fire on the 34-year-old vendor before fleeing the scene.

Manick was shot several times in the melee.

The vendor was placed in a vehicle and rushed to the Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex for treatment, but, he was pronounced dead on arrival.

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