Sunday 18 November, 2018

Man shot dead in Sangre Grande; one-legged suspect in custody

A man is dead following a shooting incident in Sangre Grande on Friday morning.

According to reports, a suspect approached the business place of Mahabir Transport at Ramdass Street, Sangre Grande around 10:30 am.

Investigators say the suspect walked up to the owner of the business place and an employee, identified only as Shammy when an argument ensued.

The suspect then pulled out a revolver and shot in the direction of both men, hitting Shammy in the head. He died at the scene.

The suspect, who is said to be diabetic and missing one leg, then went to his home next door.

He was later arrested and is currently in police custody.

This story will be updated as more information becomes available.

 

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