Sunday 23 February, 2020

Sister of senior police officer killed

The sister of a Senior Superintendent of police was killed last night.

The deceased, identified as Theodora Hinds, was said to have been shot by an unknown man around 7pm Sunday.

According to initial reports, Hinds, who is a nurse, had just arrived at her home at North Eastern Settlement, and went to open the gate for her husband to drive his vehicle into the driveway.

It was at this point that she was approached by the assailant.

Five explosions were heard and the assailant fled the scene on foot.

The police and emergency health services were notified and Hinds was taken to the Sangre Grande District Hospital.

Unfortunately, she succumbed to her injuries.

Hinds is said to be related to Snr Sup Morgan Hinds.

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