Sunday 25 August, 2019

Update: PH driver gunned down in Laventille

A 41-year-old man is dead following a shooting in St Barb’s, Laventille on Friday.

The deceased has been identified as Antonio Dickson, of Sandy Trace, off St Barb’s.

Dickson, who is a Private Hire (PH) driver, was found dead at about 5.45 pm in the driver’s seat of a black Nisan Almera which was parked along the roadway.

Police were told that mere minutes prior, gunshots had been heard in the area.

A team of officers led by Cpl Brown and Cpl Bobb visited the scene and the body was viewed by DMO Dr Saroop.

Several spent shells were found on location.

Investigations are continuing. 

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