Arima businessman succumbs to injuries from December shooting

Tuesday, January 19, 2016 - 20:00

An Arima man who was shot outside his business place last December has succumbed to his injuries. 

Police say 30-year-old Jean Pierre Assee died last night at hospital.

Assee of Sierra Vista Drive, O'meara Road, was shot several times about his body outside his Ramcharan Street, St Augustine business place in December.

He along with two other people were shot by the occupants of a vehicle registered PBE 7954.

The vehicle pulled alongside the group and the occupants opened fire from inside. 

Assee had sustained injuries to his left arm, his chest and both thighs.