Three people have been killed in less than twelve hours. CNC3 news understands that around 7.30 pm yesterday Maurice Douglas was outside his mother’s business place in Edinburgh 500 when he was shot several times.
Twenty-eight-year-old Douglas died on the scene, his body bore several gunshot wounds.
In the second incident, a man identified as Jeremy was in a house at Malge-Toute road, Princes Town. Police say he was in the company of a female friend identified as Kia James when gunmen stormed the house.
Both were shot several times. Police say, Jeremy, who is originally from Port-of- Spain, died at the scene.
James was shot in her stomach, shoulder and chest. She is currently warded in critical condition at hospital.
And in the third incident, around 12:20 am 34-year-old Lisimiba Daniel of Enterprise was walking along McCarty street when he was shot by unknown assailants.
His body was found on the roadway and several 9mm shells were discovered near his body.