Thursday 23 November, 2017

Four injured in La Romain bar shooting

Four persons, including a woman, are said to be nursing minor injuries following a shooting incident in La Romain on Wednesday.

The incident took place at a bar along the Southern Main Road, near Potato Trace.

Residents reported hearing several explosions around 6.30 pm and at least two people were observed holding what appeared to be firearms in their hands.

The assailants then fled the scene on foot.

In the aftermath, four people were taken to the San Fernando General Hospital for injuries sustained.

Three of the victims were treated and discharged while the fourth individual, said to be a man from the area, was kept for observation.

However, his injuries are not said to be life threatening.