Sunday 22 October, 2017

El Socorro shooting leaves one dead

One man is dead while another remains warded at a critical condition at the Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex following a shooting incident last night in El Socorro.

According to police reports, around 11pm residents of Boundary Road, El Socorro heard several explosions and upon investigating they observed two men lying on the roadway in a pool of blood.

The police and emergency health services were notified.

However, one of the men succumbed to their injuries.

He was later identified as 28-year-old Jemel Nicholson.

According to initial reports, Nicholson may have been shot over 13 times.