Man, 23, shot dead in Maloney
A 23-year-old Maloney man was shot dead on Tuesday night during what police described as a gang-related homicide.
The victim, Aaron Williams, and some of his friends were at Building Nine in Maloney Gardens at 10.50 p.m., when two gunmen walked up to the group and opened fire.
Williams was hit several times in his chest and back, along with another man, Teo Edwards, who was said to be in the wrong place at the wrong time.
They were both taken to the Arima District Hospital, where Williams succumbed to his injuries; while Edwards remains in critical condition after being transferred to the Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex.
Arouca police and the Homicide Bureau are continuing investigations. —GG