Monday 14 October, 2019

Gunman kills two in Princes Town

Photo: Mark Stephen,  one of two people killed in a shooting in Princes Town early this morning.

Photo: Mark Stephen, one of two people killed in a shooting in Princes Town early this morning.

Two people were murdered in Princes Town around 4:20 am on Tuesday taking the murder toll to nine deaths so far for 2019.

The victims are 63-year-old Oswald Alleyne of Torrib Tabaquite Road, New Grant and 41-year-old Mark Stephen of Valley Lane, King Street, Princes Town.

According to reports, Alleyne was reversing his vehicle out of Valley Lane onto King Street after picking up his coworker. A man wearing a hoodie approached the vehicle and shot at both men. The suspect then escaped on foot. 

Both men died at the scene.

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