Monday 19 August, 2019

Man shot dead in Laventille

Police are on the scene of a homicide in Laventille.

While information is still coming in, LoopTT was told the incident took place shortly before 9am on Friday.

Residents of Erica Street, Laventille, heard several explosions and upon investigating they observed a vehicle which had come to a stop along the roadway.

There appeared to be several bullet holes near the driver’s side of the car.

Upon closer inspection the bullet riddled body of a man was observed.

The police were notified and a team of officers from the Besson Street Police Station, the Inter Agency Task Force, and the Homicide Bureau, under the supervisions of Snr Sup Basdeo and Snr Sup Persad, are currently on location.

 

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