Friday 30 October, 2020

Two killed, three injured in Morvant shooting

Two men are dead while three others are injured following a shooting in Morvant last night.

According to initial reports via police sources, the deceased were identified as Jason Grandison and Gregory Robinson.

Loop News was told that around 10.30 pm a group was liming outside a home along Jacobin Street in Morvant when a white vehicle drove past.

Loud explosions were heard and five people in the group were hit.

An alarm was raised and they were all rushed to the Port of Spain General Hospital, however, Grandison and Robinson succumbed to their wounds.

One of the injured parties, Loop News was told, is an off-duty police officer attached to the North Eastern Division.

The scene of the shooting was visited by a team of officers led by Insp Maraj, Sgt Bharath, and Cpl Majeed.

More on this as it becomes available.

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