Saturday 5 December, 2020

Police investigate two separate Moruga murders

Roger Singh (left), Kevin Hamlet (right) both murdered in unrelated incidents.

Roger Singh (left), Kevin Hamlet (right) both murdered in unrelated incidents.

Police are investigating two unrelated killings which rocked the rural community of Moruga this week.

The latest involved 40-year-old Roger Singh of Penal Rock Road.

According to police reports, Singh was at home around 8 pm last night when two masked men entered the house.

A struggled ensued between the three and one of the men pulled out a firearm and shot him several times.

They escaped on foot.

In an unrelated incident, 23-year-old Kevin Hamlet was killed on Wednesday. 

Police say around 2:15 pm residents heard explosions at Hamlet's home at Church Street, Sixth Company, Moruga Road, Princes Town. 

Officers were contacted and upon arrival, found Hamlet lying in the yard suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.

Sources say police have yet to establish a motive for the killing.

Investigations are continuing.

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