Saturday 22 February, 2020

Teenager warded after Morvant shooting

A shooting in Morvant on Thursday has left an 18-year-old warded at the Port of Spain General Hospital.

The victim has been identified as Joshua Joseph of Almond Drive, Morvant.

According to police reports, around 12.30 pm Thursday he was at home when he heard someone calling his name.

Joseph responded and went outside.

Shortly thereafter loud explosions were heard and two men were seen fleeing the scene.

Relatives who were at home at the time responded and saw Joseph bleeding from a wound to his torso.

The police and emergency health services were notified and the injured teen was rushed for medical treatment.

More on this as it becomes available.

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