Thursday 9 July, 2020

Man gunned down in La Romaine

One man is dead following a shooting incident in La Romain on Monday.

The deceased has been identified as Devon “Pressie” Rajaram of Cipero Road, St John’s Village.

According to police reports, around 3.15 pm Rajaram was standing in the yard of a neighbour when a grey Nissan B14 vehicle pulled alongside him.

One man exited the car with what appeared to be a handgun and shot at Rajaram several times.

The suspect then returned to the car and fled the scene.

Rajaram was found with several wounds to his abdomen.

Residents of the area notified the police and emergency health services, and the injured man was rushed to the San Fernando General Hospital.

However, he was pronounced dead on arrival.

The scene of the incident was visited by a team of officers including Cpl Mohammed and Cpl Campbell.

More on this as it becomes available.  

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