A 25-year-old man was shot some 10 times and died at Ward 3 of the Port-of-Spain General Hospital on Tuesday night. Dead is Dejean Broker, a Resident of Hillview Terrace, Laventille.
Police reports state that Broker was not the intended target. He had been warded at the healthcare facility having suffered chop wounds during an altercation last week.
Power 102FM digital understands that the gunman, dressed in clothing resembling that of white Forensic overalls, walked into the ward at around 8:45pm and sought his target. When he thought he’d found the person, he fired shots, killing him instantly. The perpetrator subsequently escaped, unhindered. Panicked hospital staff, ran out of the ward.
Police are now investigating.