Saturday 4 April, 2020

Father and son killed in Laventille ambush

Two men are dead following a shooting in Laventille earlier on Tuesday.

Around 12:30 pm, Fitzroy Daniel and his son Jabari Daniel were in a vehicle parked on Pump Trace, Laventille, when they were ambushed by gunmen.

The younger Daniel attempted to flee on foot but was chased down by his attackers.

Both men were shot in the head and torso.

They were rushed to the Port of Spain General Hospital, but Fitzroy Daniel succumbed to his injuries.

Jabari subsequently died at the hospital around 2:30 pm.

The men were reportedly returning home from visiting an injured relative when they were attacked.

More on this as information becomes available.

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