Monday 9 December, 2019

Man hospitalised after shooting in Belmont

A 50-year-old man is warded at the Port of Spain General Hospital following a shooting incident in Belmont.

Just after midday on Monday, residents of Leotaud Street, Belmont, heard several loud explosions.

Upon investigating they found the victim bleeding from multiple wounds, including a gunshot injury to his chest.

A group of men were seen fleeing the scene.

The police and paramedics were notified and the injured man was rushed to the hospital where he was treated.

Police said the victim was not known to them and they had no motive for the shooting.

Up to 7 am today the victim was warded in a serious condition at the hospital.

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