San Fernando City Corporation orders "sex den" shut down

Wednesday, November 4, 2015 - 20:00

The San Fernando City Corporation has instructed the owner of an abandoned house where a 17-year-old girl was shot, to close down the residence. 

The Marabella Secondary School Girl was shot remains hospitalised in stable condition.

Neighbours told the media that the house referred to locally as 'the mansion' is used by school children to have sexual intercourse. 

San Fernando police say the mayor contacted the owner and ordered that the house be cleaned and closed off.

Police say the girl who was shot on the right side of her chest is resting comfortably. 

A Servol student is the main suspect in this incident and the police say an arrest will be made shortly. 

According to an eyewitness, the girl was seen entering the house with a schoolboy wearing a uniform shortly after 4 pm. 

Minutes later, a gunshot was heard, followed by screams for help.