Sunday, February 18, 2018

Shot dead in Prado

...body identified as that of WASA contractor


Police officers on the scene at Milton Road, Couva, where the body of a man, with a bullet wound to the head, was found in a Toyota Prado luxury vehicle parked roadside this afternoon. PHOTO by DAVE PERSAD

Donstan Bonn

Murder toll: 60

Police are investigating the death of a man found slumped behind the wheel of a luxury Toyota Prado Land Cruiser. The body has been identified as that of Howard Lalloo, a contractor.

The vehicle was discovered parked at the side of the roadway at Milton Road, Couva, at around 2.30p.m.

Police responded to reports and found a man slumped in the driverís seat, with a gunshot to the head.

Documents inside the vehicle stated that it belonged to Howard Lalloo, 46, a Water and Sewerage Authority (WASA) contractor of La Romaine.

Homicide detectives are at the scene.