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Friday 14 August, 2020

Ex-convict shot and killed in Freeport

Reports have come in of a 22-year-old ex-convict who was killed in Freeport on Sunday morning. 

The deceased has been identified as Sanjay Saransingh of Uquire Road, Freeport.

According to police reports, Saransingh was liming along the roadway with a group of men when a white Nissan Tiida pulled up alongside the group around 12.10 am.

Three men armed with firearms exited the car and opened fire on the group.

The friends fled the scene in an attempt to avoid being shot.

The suspects then returned to the vehicle and sped away.

Saransingh was found nursing gunshot wounds in some bushes off the roadway.

The police and paramedics were notified and the injured man was rushed for medical treatment.

However, he succumbed to his injuries.

More on this as it becomes available.

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