Saturday 18 January, 2020

Shot while washing car: Embacadere man hospitalised

A 36-year-old man is warded at the San Fernando General Hospital following a shooting incident on Wednesday.

The victim told police that he was washing his car outside his home in Embacadere, when he was approached by a man.

Upon looking up, the man pulled out a firearm and shot at him multiple times.

The assailant then fled the scene on foot.

Residents of the area who heard the gunshots notified the police and the injured man was rushed for medical treatment at the San

Fernando General Hospital.

Police said the victim had been shot to his leg and upper torso.

His condition, up to 8.00 am Thursday, was said to be serious.

A search is underway for the suspect in this incident.

More on this as it becomes available. 

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