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Sons of an Imam shot while on duty at a Government project in Central Trinidad

fsg-crime-scene-response-unit-01_0Two sons of an Imam have reportedly been shot. News Power Now understands that one of the brothers lost his life after the shooting.

Akeem Abdula Akmal Lynch, 22 Of Crown Trace, Enterprise and his brother Aqyil Lynch, 25 were shot at approximately 12:10 this morning .

The brothers were at their place of employment, Abu Security, at the EMBD Government project Caroni Savannah Road when the incident occurred.

Aqyil told police several loud explosions rang out after which he felt a burning sensation in the left leg. Shortly after this he looked for his brother and realized that he had been shot in the head.

They were both rushed to the Chaguanas Health Centre where Akeem was pronounced dead on arrival. Aqyil is still receiving treatment.

Their Father is the Imam of the Crown Trace, Chaguanas Mosque. He took part in the peace March two weeks ago.

Asp Ablacksingh from Central CID and PC Tambi are the investigating officers.