Sunday 20 October, 2019

Man shot and killed in Petit Valley

Police rushed to the scene in Petit Valley after a man was reportedly gunned down.

While information is still coming in, residents of School Street told police they heard explosions around 10 am on Thursday morning.

Upon investigating, they found a man bleeding from multiple gunshot injuries about the chest and head.

The police and emergency health services were notified, however, the victim died at the scene.

Police said the man’s relatives had not been notified of his death up to mid-morning and as a result his identity was withheld until they were informed.

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