Thursday 20 February, 2020

Teen still fighting for her life after being shot with mom

The 13-year-old girl who was shot yesterday in Enterprise remains warded in a serious condition. 

Police said the teenager suffered internal injuries to her kidney, spine, police said. She remains warded at the Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex. 

The 13-year-old, who is a pupil of Lakshmi Girls' Hindu College in St Augustine, was injured in a shooting incident on Thursday morning which claimed the life of her 38-year-old mother, Alana Mohammed. 

The two were said to be in a Toyota Corolla which was reversing out of the family’s home along Dass Trace, Enterprise, when a Nissan Tiida motor vehicle pulled up alongside them. 

Gunmen opened fire on the Corolla, and then sped off.  

In the aftermath, Mohammed was fatally shot, while a bullet had entered her 13-year-old daughter’s right abdomen. 

Police have no motive for this killing. 

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