14-year-old shot dead in Sea Lots

Date: 
Sunday, August 7, 2016 - 05:30

A 14-year-old boy has been shot dead in Sea Lots.

Police say Jerrel Roberts and friends were participating in a street party around 11.30 Saturday morning, when several gunshots were heard.

Roberts was seen lying on the floor bleeding from his head.

Roberts' family rushed him to the Port-of-SPain General Hospital where he was listed as "critical".

He succumbed to his injury around 6pm Saturday.

Police are continuing investigations.