Sunday 16 June, 2019

Pregnant woman shot in alleged domestic incident

A Venezuelan national, who is six months pregnant, was shot on Monday evening in an alleged domestic incident.

The victim has been identified as Carolina Sampson.

According to police reports, at about 6:00 pm on Monday, they received a report that a man had shot his girlfriend at Boyack Terrace, Santa Flora.

A team of officers led by Sgt Sobie and PC Ramkaran visited the scene.

Upon their arrival, they found Sampson bleeding from a gunshot injury to her pelvic area.

The injured woman was rushed to the San Fernando General Hospital and is said to be in a serious condition.

The condition of the woman’s child is not known

Investigators were told that the woman was shot during a confrontation between her boyfriend and his brother.

No other injuries were reported in this incident.

More on this as it becomes available. 

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