Alleged car thief shot

Police are investigating the shooting of a 25-year-old man in Santa Cruz yesterday afternoon.

They said he tried to steal a car at Pipiol Road, Santa Cruz, at around 12.45 pm when he was shot several times by another man they identified as a "known criminal."

The man was shot in the chest. People living nearby heard the shots and saw him bleeding.

He was taken to the Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex where he is being treated.

Police said they are still looking for the shooter.


"Alleged car thief shot"

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