Monday 24 February, 2020

Man gunned down in Laventille

One man is dead following a shooting in Laventille last night.

The deceased was not identified up to 8 am today.

According to reports, around 7.20 pm police received a report of a shooting off Eastern Quarry, Laventille.

Officers from the Inter Agency Task Force responded, and they found the bullet-riddled body of a man lying along the roadway.

He was a man of African descent, about six feet tall and of medium build, who was clad in a green jersey, black jeans, and black sneakers.

Police were told he was not from the area.

PC Barker is continuing inquiries.

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