Sunday 21 July, 2019

Police suspect man shot while attempting to steal car

A 25-year-old Santa Cruz man is warded in a serious condition at the Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex following a shooting incident on Easter Monday.

According to police reports, at around 12:45 pm, residents of Pipiol Road heard several explosions and found the victim bleeding from gunshot injuries to the chest.

A man, who police said was a “known criminal in the area”, was seen fleeing the scene.

Police also said the gunshot victim was a “known criminal”.

They suspect he might have been shot while attempting to steal a car.

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