Saturday 7 December, 2019

Teenager killed in Guayaguayare

A 16-year-old boy is dead following a shooting in Guayaguayare.

The victim has been identified as Christian Smith, of Vespree Extension, Ferrier Circular, New lands Village, Guayaguayare.

Police were told that around 11.40 pm on Sunday relatives heard several loud explosions.

Upon investigating,  they found Smith bleeding from multiple gunshot injuries to his upper torso and head.

The police were notified and officers from the Eastern Division and the Homicide Bureau, led by ASP Revanales and Sgt Harper, visited the scene.

Five spent shells were seized by crime scene investigators.

Cpl Bennett of the Homicide Bureau is continuing inquiries.

In a separate incident, a teenager was recently gunned down in Laventille. 

More on this as it becomes available.

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