Friday 19 July, 2019

Man injured in early morning shooting in Arouca

Arouca police are investigating a report of a shooting which took place early on Tuesday.

According to initial reports, around 5am, the victim was standing near the Lopinot Junction in Arouca, when he heard several explosions.

He then felt a burning sensation about his body and realised he had been shot.

The police and emergency health services were notified and the wounded man was taken to the Arima District Hospital where he is being treated.

Based on initial reports, his injuries do not appear to be life threatening.

 

Get the latest local and international news straight to your mobile phone for free:

Download the Loop News Caribbean app on Google Play Store: http://bit.ly/GetALoop

Download the Loop News Caribbean app on the App Store:  http://bit.ly/GetiLoop

Get the latest local and international news straight to your mobile phone for free: