Thursday 29 October, 2020

Man shot dead in Siparia

One man is dead while another is warded at the San Fernando General Hospital following a shooting incident in Siparia on Thursday night. 

The deceased has been identified as Cassian Greenidge, a fruit vendor, of de Gannes Village, Siparia. 

According to police reports, at about 8pm Greenidge was liming along the roadway in the vicinity of Gamball Street, with a group of friends when a vehicle pulled alongside them. 

Occupants of the car opened fire on the group before the vehicle sped off.  

Greenidge and another man identified as Daniel Thomas were hit several times about their bodies. 

The police and paramedics were notified, but, Greenidge succumbed to his wounds. Thomas remains warded in a critical condition. 

Investigations into the incident are continuing. 

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