Monday 24 February, 2020

Laventille man in serious condition after shooting

A 38-year-old man is warded in a serious condition following a shooting incident in Laventille.

The victim told police that around 8.00 am on Sunday, he was liming with a group of friends along Evans Road, off Block 22, Laventille, when they heard several loud explosions.

The group took cover, however, in the aftermath, the 38-year-old man felt burning sensations about his body and realised he had been shot.

An alarm was raised and the police and paramedics were notified.

The injured man was rushed for medical treatment and was taken to the Eric Williams Medical Science s Complex where he remained warded up Tuesday morning.

More on this as it becomes available.  

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