Wednesday 26 February, 2020

Malabar man shot in the head

A shooting incident in Malabar has left one man nursing gunshot injuries to his head.

The 22-year-old man told police that around 1:30 pm on Tuesday, he was standing near to a shop located along Elizabeth Avenue, Malabar when he approached by a man.

Without warning the assailant pulled out a firearm and placed it next to the victim’s cheek.

The victim then heard the gun go off and felt a burning sensation to his face.

The assailant then fled the scene.

The injured man was rushed for medical treatment and is warded in a serious but stable condition at the Arima District Health Facility.

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