Man executed in Charlieville

Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 11:45

The body of a man has been found with gunshot wounds to the back of the head.

CNC3 News understands that around 1:15 am residents of Cemetery Street, Charlieville, reported hearing several loud explosions.

The police were called in, and the body of a man of East Indian descent was discovered lying in a pool of blood behind a motor vehicle.

Police believe the man who is yet to be identified was executed.

Investigations are continuing.