Friday 10 July, 2020

One held after shooting in Port of Spain

Following a series of shooting reports in Duncan Street, Port of Spain, on Tuesday night, at least one man has been detained.

Officers of the Duncan Street Police Post responded to reports of shootings in the area around 9:00 pm Tuesday night.

They were told that persons were seen holding firearms and shooting their weapons into the air.

When officers arrived, they attempted to detain persons in the community who matched the description of the “shooters” for questioning, however, they were met with resistance as residents claimed those individuals were not the ones involved.

Police confirm that one man was arrested, however, others were said to be aiding with inquiries.

No injuries were reported.

More on this as it becomes available.

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