Thursday 12 December, 2019

Morvant shooting leaves one critical, another injured

A shooting at a bar in Morvant yesterday has left one man in a critical condition, and the other nursing gunshot wounds.

The incident police said, took place just before 2 pm at a bar in Mon Repos, Morvant.

The two men were at a bar owned by a relative when two masked men entered the premises armed with firearms.

The men pointed the weapons at the two men and opened fire, hitting them both several times.

The assailants then fled the scene.

Relatives at the bar who heard the commotion responded and raised an alarm.

They notified the police and paramedics and rushed the injured men to the Port of Spain General Hospital.

One man, police said, suffered multiple injuries to his torso.

The other suffered injuries to his arm and legs.

A team of investigators led by Snr Sup Phillip visited the scene.

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