Tuesday 22 October, 2019

Two more killed in Morvant, Arima

Two men have been killed in separate incidents.

In the latest incident, a Morvant man was gunned down on Thursday night.

The victims have been identified as 34-year-old Ronnie Wickham of Second Caledonia.

According to reports, around 9:30pm, residents of Almond Drive, Morvant heard several explosions. Upon investigating, they found the victim bleeding from multiple gunshot wounds along the roadway.

The police and paramedics were notified, however, Wickham succumbed to his injuries.

Meanwhile, an autopsy has been ordered to confirm the cause of death of an Arima man.

The deceased has been identified as Mofeed Baksh.

Police said around 4 pm they received information that Baksh had found dead at his home along Llanos Street, Arima.

He had a wound to his throat, which officials believe was caused by a knife.

However, an autopsy has been ordered to confirm the cause of death.

This is expected to take place on Friday.

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