Man shot dead at Gran Bazaar Mall
...killed in drive by shooting after leaving ice cream parlour
SUSAN MOHAMMED email@example.com
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The Express was told that at around 3.40p.m today, a man of east Indian descent exited an ice cream parlour and sat in his vehicle in the parking lot of the mall. While seated at the wheel, a red Mazda 323 carrying PCH plates pulled up alongside, and someone began shooting. The driver was killed at the scene. Crime scene officers are at the scene at this time.
The Ansa McAl Group of Companies issued a statement in response to the shooting at the mall, located near the intersection of the Uriah Butler & Churchill Roosevelt Hwy Valsayn.
The following is the statement -
We have been advised of a shooting at the Grand Bazaar which has resulted in the unfortunate loss of a life of a man, whose identity is being withheld until his family is advised. We extend condolences to his family and regret the loss of any life in our beloved country.
The matter is now in the hands of Inspector Mark of the St. Joseph Police Station and his competent team of officers.
Security personnel at Grand Bazaar responded to gunshots and secured the area.
We will continue to do what is necessary to ensure the safety and comfort of our customers and tenants at Grand Bazaar.
(from the Multimedia Desk)