Thursday, February 22, 2018

Man shot dead near home

...killed near fruit stall

A CUNUPIA man was gunned down near his home today.

Barry Maloney, of Kernaham Trace, was shot dead on the street at around 11 a.m. Police were told that Maloney was liming with other persons at a fruit stall at the corner of Paul Augustus Road and Chin Chin Road.

A lone gunman approached and fired several shots at Maloney.

The killer ran off, and Maloney died at the scene.

A party of police officers of the Central Police Division Task Force and Cunupia CID led by Senior Superintendent Johnny Abraham, and Homicide investigators (Southern Division) went to the scene.