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Two people were shot and wounded in Arima on Sunday night.

According to a police report, at about 7.10 pm, the men were standing along Pinto Old Road, Arima when several gunshots were heard.

The two men, police said, were shot multiple times.

Both men were taken to the Arima Hospital where they were treated and warded in serious but stable conditions.

This is the second shooting incident in as many days in the district.

On Saturday night, Anton “Buju” Joseph, 27, and an unidentified friend were standing along Train Line Road, Pinto Road, Arima, when they heard a volley of gunshots. Joseph’s 19-year-old friend told police that Joseph was shot several times while he sustained one gunshot wound to his leg. Joseph died from his injuries.