Sunday 19 May, 2019

PH driver killed in robbery attempt

A PH taxi driver is dead after being shot four times in the head during an apparent robbery attempt along the Beetham Highway on Thursday morning.

The victim has been identified as Kenneth Parris, 47 from Lyndon Street, Curepe.

According to police reports, Parris picked up passengers heading to San Juan in Port of Spain around 2 am.

His vehicle was later found crashed at the Maritime Roundabout in Barataria.

The 47-year-old had been shot four times.

He was taken to the Port of Spain General Hospital for treatment where he succumbed to his injuries around 9:30 am.

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