Friday 23 August, 2019

Young woman succumbs to injuries after D’Abadie shooting

One woman is dead, while another is nursing gunshot injuries, following a shooting incident in D’Abadie on Monday morning.

The deceased has been identified as 21-year-old Monique Griffith.

Police were told that around 1:00 am, Griffith was standing along John Lane, D’Abadie, when a man approached her and opened fire.

The gunman then escaped.

In the aftermath, Griffith was shot several times about the body.

A 16-year-old girl who was in her home at the time was also hit by a stray bullet from this incident.

The police and paramedics were notified and both were rushed for medical treatment.

However, Griffith succumbed to her injuries sometime later.

More on this as it becomes available.

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