Tuesday 27 October, 2020

Man hospitalised after drive-by shooting downtown PoS

A 29-year-old man was shot nine times on Monday in Port of Spain.

The victim, who is from Calvary Hill, Laventille, was standing in the vicinity of Lins Beauty Mart, at the corner of Charlotte Street and Park Street, when a silver Nissan Wagon drove past him.

Several loud explosions were heard and the vehicle sped away.

The victim fell to the ground, having sustained injuries to his arms and torso.

The police and paramedics were notified and the injured man was rushed for medical treatment at the Port of Spain General Hospital.

A vehicle which matched the description used in the ‘drive-by’ was found abandoned on George Street, Port of Spain.

Up to 9 am today, the victim was still warded in a serious condition.

More on this as it becomes available 

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