Thursday 24 September, 2020

Woman killed in Biche

A 56-year-old woman is dead following a shooting in Biche on Saturday night. 

The deceased has been identified as Sherma Francis. 

According to police reports, at about 11pm, Francis was among a group of persons who were liming near a shed along Charuma Recreation Grounds, when a vehicle pulled up next to the group. 

Loud explosions were heard and the vehicle sped away. 

In the aftermath, Francis had been shot several times. 

She was rushed to the Rio Claro Health Facility, however, she succumbed to her wounds. 

An autopsy is carded to take place today at the Forensic Science Centre in St James. 

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