Thursday 22 August, 2019

Man gunned down in Piarco

A 29-year-old man was shot dead in Oropune Gardens in Piarco last night.

Residents reported hearing gunshots around 9.45 pm on Thursday.

The victim, Calvin Straker, was later found bleeding from multiple gunshot injuries.

The police and paramedics were notified, but Straker died on the scene.

Superintendent Brandon John, Inspector Birch, Cpl Mohammed, and several others from the Homicide Bureau and the Northern Division visited the scene.

PC Ramdial is continuing inquiries.

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