Thursday 26 November, 2020

Man shot to death in Tarouba

An unidentified man was shot dead yesterday afternoon in Tarouba.

According to police sources, the incident took place along Reform Connector Road, a short distance away from the Brian Lara Stadium.

Police were told that around midday yesterday, a man was driving by when he saw a man kneeling in the grass just off the street. He stopped to render assistance, however, the man soon collapsed.

Upon further inspection, the victim appeared to have been shot multiple times. 

The driver raised an alarm and notified the police and paramedics. The emergency response teams responded within minutes, however, the victim succumbed to his wounds.

Police said eight spent shells were found nearby.

The victim had no forms of identification on his body, however, police said his fingerprints would be recorded and checked with the database available to the police service.

Homicide Region III are continuing enquiries.

More on this as it becomes available. 

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