Wednesday 27 May, 2020

Grandson of former MP shot and killed in Fyzabad

A 21-year-old man was shot dead in Fyzabad on Wednesday night.

The deceased has been identified as Djimon Sanderson AKA Moon.

According to police reports, he was fatally shot around 11.00 pm along Gowers Well Road, Fyzabad.

Police said he was along the roadway when a white vehicle pulled alongside him.

Shots were heard, and Sanderson was found bleeding from multiple injuries in a nearby drain.

He subsequently died.

Police are expected to review CCTV footage from homes and cameras set up in the area with the intent of identifying the perpetrators.

An autopsy was scheduled to take place on Thursday at the Forensic Science Center in St James.

Sanderson, police said, was the grandson of former Fyzabad Member of Parliament Arthur Sanderson. 

More on this as it becomes available.  

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