Saturday 24 October, 2020

Man shot in Carapo, suspect detained

A 25-year-old man was shot in Carapo on Sunday afternoon. 

A suspect in the shooting has also been detained. 

According to police reports, at about 4pm residents of Unity Lane heard several loud explosions. 

Upon investigating, they observed the 25-year-old man on the ground bleeding from injuries about his body. 

A 29-year-old man was observed fleeing the scene. 

The police and paramedics were notified, and the injured man was rushed for medical treatment at the Arima Distirct Health Facility. He is said to be in a stable condition.  

Acting on intelligence received, officers later made their way to a home in the community where they detained the suspect. 
Investigations are continuing. 

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