Arima man shot dead

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A shooting in Arima on Saturday night led to the death of one man and the wounding of another.

Police said Anton Joseph, aka “Buju,” was speaking with another man, aged 19, on Train Line, Pinto Road, at around 8.10 pm when they heard gunshots.

Joseph was hit several times. His friend ran away but was shot once in the left leg. Residents heard the gunshots and took Joseph to the Arima Hospital, where he was declared dead on arrival.

His friend took a taxi to the hospital where he was treated and listed in stable condition.
Investigators said Joseph appeared to have been shot 12 times.
Police from the Homicide Bureau of Investigations Region II are continuing enquiries.


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