Driver shot twice in chest
THE murder toll for the year to date was pushed to 249 yesterday morning when an Arima man was shot and killed after being stopped by two men.
According to police reports, the man was murdered after he was stopped along Calvary Hill, Mt Pleasant, Arima.
Police said around 7.30 a.m, the victim, Indar Singh, 39, of Mt Zion, Arima, was driving when he was stopped by two men who were standing on the roadside.
One of the men pulled out a gun and shot Singh twice in the chest.
Four other occupants in Singh’s vehicle were unharmed. Singh died at the scene.
Police have not determined a motive for the killing.