Tuesday 21 November, 2017

Three injured in Port of Spain shooting

Three men are said to be warded at the Port of Spain General Hospital following a shooting incident which took place on Friday afternoon.

While information is still coming in, sources said the incident took place just after 2:00 pm in the vicinity of the Riverside Plaza, Port of Spain.

A group of men were seen running towards the three men, following which loud explosions were heard.

The assailants then fled the scene on foot.

The police and emergency health services were notified and the wounded men were rushed to hospital.

Up to 3:00 pm Friday, the men were said to be alive and being treated for injuries sustained.

More on this as it becomes available.