Thursday 5 December, 2019

US teen and two other women injured in gun attack

Three women are nursing gunshot injuries following a shooting incident this morning.

The women were said to be in a vehicle driving along the Western Main Road when, upon reaching an area known as Big Yard in Carenage, in the vicinity of Green Face Bar,  the vehicle came under fire.

The driver of the car was unhurt. However, the three women suffered multiple gunshot injuries.

The victims include a 17-year-old US citizen, who is currently staying with relatives in Beetham Gardens; a 19-year-old from Fifth Street, Beetham Gardens; and a 22-year-old from Bath Street, Port-of-Spain.

They were all rushed for medical treatment and are said to be in a stable condition.

None of their injuries are said to be life-threatening.

Crime scene investigators are still on location.


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