Sunday 21 July, 2019

Truck loaders shot at in Morvant

A 45-year-old man narrowly escaped with his life following a shooting incident in Morvant Tuesday afternoon.

The victim told police that around 1 pm he was with a group of persons who were loading a truck with household items when they were approached by a man known to them.

The man demanded the group stop loading the truck, and an argument ensued when the loaders refused.

The man then pulled out a firearm and shot at the group.

He then fled the scene on foot.

The police were notified and officers of the Morvant Police Station responded.

Cpl Mitchell is continuing inquiries.

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