Thursday 15 November, 2018

La Horquetta man hospitalised with gunshot wounds to buttocks, hand

La Horquetta Police are investigating a report of a shooting in the community.

The victim has been identified as Keshorn Scott of Phase Seven, La Horquetta.

According to reports, Scott was walking along the roadway near his home early on Wednesday morning when he heard four explosions.

He then felt burning sensations to the buttocks and hand.

The police and emergency health services were notified and the wounded man was rushed to the Arima District Health Facility where he was treated.

The injuries were reportedly not life-threatening.

Officers of the La Horquetta Crime Patrol Unit are continuing inquiries.


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