Monday 26 October, 2020

Police investigate two separate murders in Laventille

Police are investigating two murders in Laventille.

One was recorded this morning and police are currently on the scene of a homicide.

The deceased has yet to be identified.

The shooting reportedly took place at about 7 am today along Sandy Trace.

From initial reports, residents of the area heard several loud explosions, following which they observed a man lying in a pool of blood at the side of the roadway.

The deceased was clad in a blue jersey and blue short pants.

In another incident, another man is dead following a shooting incident along Pashley Street, Laventille, last night.

From initial reports, residents of the area heard several loud explosions 10:45 pm on Friday and upon investigating, they observed a man lying on the roadway in a pool of blood.

He appeared to have been shot at least five times.

The wounded man was rushed to the Port-of-Spain General Hospital, where he was treated.

However, he succumbed to his injuries overnight.

He has been identified as  Kerwin "Darko" Davis, 26.

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