Wednesday 23 October, 2019

Popular fruit vendor shot, chopped in Morvant

A 31-year-old man was shot and chopped on Thursday in Morvant.

The incident took place just after 2 pm along the Lady Young Road, Morvant, near Almond Court.

The victim, who police said is a well-known fruit vendor who operates along the roadway, was confronted by two men.

Residents reported hearing several explosions, and upon investigating, they found the victim bleeding from multiple injuries.

The police and paramedics were notified and the injured man was rushed for medical treatment at the Port of Spain General Hospital.

Up to Friday morning, he was said to be in a serious condition.

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