Thursday 14 December, 2017

San Fernando businessman found dead in his office

A 57-year-old man is dead following a shooting incident at a business place in San Fernando.

The deceased has been identified as Suresh Ramdial, the owner of Budget Motor Supplies.

According to police reports, at about 4:20 pm on Monday, he was found bleeding from a gunshot injury to his face at his Cipero Street, San Fernando, office.

His licensed .38mm was found near his body.

The police were notified and a team of officers from the San Fernando CID responded.

An autopsy took place on Tuesday at the Forensic Science Center in St James and it was determined that the death as suicidal in nature.

Note: Persons who experience feelings of a suicidal nature are urged to seek help immediately by contacting the following numbers:

Families in Action 24-Hour Hotline: 628-2333

Medical Emergency: 811 

Trinidad and Tobago Police Service (TTPS): 999, 555 

Lifeline: 645 2800, 645 6616

Childline: 131 or 800-4321

National Domestic Violence Hotline: 800 SAVE or 800 7283

Rape Crisis Society: 622 7273 (Port of Spain), 657 5355 (San Fernando)