Saturday 5 December, 2020

Petit Bourg man dies after gun attack on car

A 30-year-old man is dead after a shooting incident on Saturday morning in Petit Bourg.

The deceased has been identified as Kerlon Dorset of Francis Avenue, Petit Bourg.

According to police reports, Dorset was with a group of friends at a lime along Upper Irving Road Extension when, around 2 am, he and three others decided to go home as it was raining.

Dorset got into the back seat of the vehicle and the car pulled off.

However, a short while later, an unknown gunman attacked the vehicle.

The 30-year-old man told his friends he had been shot and they rushed him to the Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex. 

Dorset, however, succumbed to his injuries.

Police are investigating.

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