Wednesday 8 July, 2020

Man gunned down by bar near UWI

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One man is dead following a shooting at a bar near the University of the West Indies on Friday morning.

The deceased has been identified as Joel Collier, 35, of Elizabeth Gardens, Maracas St Joseph.

According to police reports, around 4 am today, people in the vicinity of Bambooz Bar, along College Road, St Augustine, heard loud explosions.

Upon investigating they found Collier lying on the ground in a pool of blood.

He had been shot multiple times.

Police were told that shortly before his death, Collier was seen arguing with a man.

More on this as it becomes available.

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