Saturday 24 October, 2020

Man shot dead at Trincity construction site

A Brazil Village man was shot dead at a construction site off the Trincity Central Road, Trincity Monday afternoon.

Dead is 48-year-old Gregory Morales, who was shot shortly before 3 o'clock.

Police were told Morales was working at the site when a man walked onto the compound.

A confrontation ensued and the man pulled a firearm and shot Morales several times, before fleeing the scene.

The police and paramedics were notified, however, Morales succumbed to his injuries.

Officers from the Arouca Police Station, the Northern Division Task Force, and the Homicide Bureau, responded.

Police have no official motive for the killing.

An autopsy is carded to take place today at the Forensic Science Center in St James.

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