Three people have been shot in Arima this morning. The shooting follows the murder of three people on Monday. Damian, Randy and Polly Ann Chuniesingh were found at a house on Getwell Avenue, Pinto Road, Arima on Monday.

Today, three additional persons are being treated at hospital for injuries sustained during an attack at Getwell Avenue Extension at around 1:30am on Tuesday. The victims are 43-year-old David Richardson, aka “Scratchie”, 22-year-old Jerlene Richardson and 40-year-old Kelly Andrews. The victims were shot by two gunmen who approached while the trio had been sitting in the porch of Richardson’s home.

Police reports state that at around 1:20am, some ten minutes before the shooting, officers responded to a domestic dispute at the same house.