Tuesday 24 September, 2019

UPDATED: PC stable after undergoing surgery to treat gunshot wound

A police constable is said to be in a stable condition at the San Fernando General Hospital after he underwent emergency surgery for a gunshot wound he received while responding to a robbery at Marabella.

Just before 5 o'clock today, Constable Anand Ram attached to the Gasparillo Police Station and a party of officers responded to a home invasion at Fahey Street.

The suspects were reportedly making their escape when they started shooting at the officers who returned fire and killed one of the bandits.

PC Ram was shot in the abdomen and was taken to the hospital.

One of the suspects was detained and a search is on for the third led by ACP Harrikrishen Baldeo and Senior Superintendent Zamsheed Mohammed of the Southern Division.

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