Wednesday 2 December, 2020

Shooting victim in serious condition; police search for suspect

A 20-year-old man, who was shot in the stomach on Monday, remains warded in a serious condition at the Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex.

The victim was shot around 9.02 pm that day, along Third Street, Oropune Gardens, Piarco.

He was shot in the same incident which claimed the life of Anand Rajkumar, 28, who was also shot and eventually succumbed to his wounds.

Police were told that the two men were liming in a house when they were confronted by an armed assailant and shot multiple times.

The suspect was a man of mixed descent, approximately 6 feet 1 inch tall, of slim build, dark brown in complexion and thought to be around 28-years-old.

Police are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the individual.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to contact the nearest police station, or they can give the information anonymously through 555 or 800-TIPS, or even by texting 482-GARY or utilising the TTPS mobile application. 

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