Tuesday 18 June, 2019

Man critical after shooting attack in Couva

A 39-year-old man is fighting for his life after he was shot multiple times while visiting his ex-girlfriend on Wednesday night. 

According to reports, the victim was standing along the roadway at Copeland Street, Couva, at about 9.45 pm on Wednesday night when he heard several loud explosions.

A group of men were then seen fleeing the scene.

The victim felt several burning sensations about his body and realised he had been shot.

The police and emergency health services were notified and the injured man was rushed for medical treatment.

Up to 9:00 am Thursday, he was said to still be warded in a critical condition.

Sgt Ramdial is continuing inquiries.

More on this as it becomes available. 

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