Thursday 23 May, 2019

Gunmen target 'PH' taxi driver

Fyzabad police are trying to determine why a 43-year-old man was targeted by gunmen on Sunday.

The victim, a PH Driver from Dubarry Street, Fyzabad, was not injured.

According to police reports, the victim was asleep at his home this morning when he heard loud explosions at 3:00 am.

At the time, upon doing a quick investigation and seeing nothing amiss, he went back to sleep.

However, upon waking back at 6:00 am, he went to the front of his home and observed that his vehicle – a blue Mazda 323 – had been shot at.

There were multiple bullet holes.

The victim notified the police and a team of officers led by Cpl Smith visited the scene.

Three spent shells were recovered.

WPC Marcano is continuing inquiries.

More on this as it becomes available.

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