The shooting death of a mother and the wounding of her 18 year old daughter is currently engaging the attention of police.
The mother has been identified as Savitri Narine. Her daughter Nirmala is currently fighting for her life at hospital.
Reports say a 60 -year -old man used his shotgun to carry out the attack which occurred on Saturday at around 10pm, at a bar near Plum Road Manzanilla.
It is alleged that the man had a falling out with the 18 -year -old over a car.
This is the 23rd murder to have taken place within a 10 day period. It brings the country’s murder toll to 468 for the year thus far.