Sunday 5 April, 2020

Police investigating gunfire exchange in POS

An exchange in gunfire in Port of Spain on Saturday night had many residents reeling. 

However, up to Monday morning, no injuries had been reported. 

Police said that the first reports came from persons in the vicinity of Bath Street, who had reported hearing ‘volleys of gunshots’ throughout the night. 

The gunshots sounded as though they originated a short distance away, and sounded like two parties firing upon one another. 

Officers of the Port of Spain division responded, however, nothing amiss was observed. Checks were also made at medical institutions and there were no reports of gunshot injuries. 

As a result, police operations continued throughout the night and into the morning in the district, all without incident. 

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