Thursday 24 September, 2020

Police investigating Cocorite homicide

One man was shot dead this morning in Cocorite. 

The deceased has been identified as Brian Taitt of Harding Place, Cocorite. 

According to initial reports, at about 3am today residents of the area heard several loud explosions. 

Upon investigating they found Taitt suffering from multiple gunshot injuries about the body. 

The police and paramedics were notified, however Taitt succumbed to his wounds. 

Police said that the incident took place in the same vicinity where Roland Isaac was shot and killed on January 31. 

In that incident, Isaac, as well as two other individuals, were shot by gunmen. Isaac died on the scene. 

The other two men were treated for their injuries and subsequently discharged.

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