Thursday 26 November, 2020

Man shot 14 times, dies at hospital

One man is dead and another injured following a shooting incident in Maloney on Saturday morning.

The deceased has been identified as 30-year-old Javil Bailey of Building 16, West Maloney Gardens, Maloney.

The injured man was identified as 23-year-old Jordan Mitchell of Maloney.

Around 2am officers responded to a report of explosions in the vicinity of Building 16, Maloney Gardens, Maloney.

On arrival, the officers were informed that Bailey and Mitchell were taken to the Arima health facility.

The officers met with a doctor at the Arima health facility, who informed them that Bailey was pronounced dead around 2.30am and that he was shot 14 times.

Mitchell received a gunshot wound to his right elbow.

Investigations are continuing.

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