Sunday 8 December, 2019

El Dorado man killed buying breakfast

A 26-year-old man was shot dead on Sunday morning while buying a gyro in Curepe.

The deceased has been identified as Justin Geetam of Boodoo Street, El  Dorado.

According to police reports, around 6 am Geetam was buying a food at a popular gyro stall along the Southern Main Road, Curepe, when he was approached by a man.

The man pulled out a firearm and shot at Geetam several times before walking away.

Bystanders raised an alarm and notified the police and emergency health services.

Geetam was rushed to the nearby Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex, however, he succumbed to his injuries within the hour.

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