Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Midnight attack in San Fernando: teen shot

A 17-YEAR-old boy was shot while lying on his bed in San Fernando on Monday.

The victim, of Circle Drive, Embacadere, sustained two gunshot wounds.

Police said at around 12.10 a.m. the boy was lying on a mattress in his home when he observed movement near a curtain.

He told police that through a window he saw two firearms pointing at him.

The firearms discharged and the teenager was shot while he tried to escape.

He sustained gunshot wounds to the buttocks and waist.

The teenager was taken to the San Fernando General Hospital where he is warded.

Cpl Gervais of the San Fernando CID is investigating.