Sunday 26 May, 2019

Man drives himself to health centre after being shot in both legs

A 54-year-old man is nursing gunshot injuries following a robbery in Wallerfield.

The victim was reportedly shot in both legs.

According to police reports, at about 1 pm on Thursday, the victim arrived at Mexico Road in Wallerfield, where he met two men.

The trio, police were told, was there to discuss a construction job.

However, while there, one of the men pulled out a firearm and announced a hold-up.

He then shot the victim in both legs before relieving him of his cash and valuables.

The two men then drove off in a white Nissan AD wagon.

The victim managed to drag himself to his own car and drove to the Arima Health Facility, where he was treated.

W Sgt Grant is continuing inquiries.

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