Thursday 9 July, 2020

Man shot in Laventille

A 20-year-old man is nursing gunshot injuries following a shooting incident in Laventille.

The victim has been identified as Sheqan Nedd.

According to police reports, around 9pm on Thursday, Nedd was outside his home when he had an altercation with a man known to him.

During the altercation, the man pulled out a firearm and shot at the 20-year-old.

Nedd felt burning sensations to his lower left thigh and his right buttocks.

The assailant then fled the scene on foot.

The police and emergency health services were notified and the wounded man was rushed to the Port of Spain General Hospital.

PC Purcell is continuing inquires.

More on this as it becomes available 

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