Two shot and wounded in Chaguanas

Two men in their 20's were shot and wounded in Chaguanas on Tuesday night.

According to a police report, at about 8 pm the two men - 20 and 24 were standing along Robinson Street, Montrose, when a lone gunman walked up to them and shot them.

The gunman then fled the scene on foot.

Police said the 20-year-old man was shot to the lower left abdomen, left upper buttocks, and the left thumb while the 24-year-old was shot to the upper left thigh and left wrist.

The 20-year-old was taken for emergency surgery at the Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex while the 24-year-old is said to be warded in a stable condition.

 - by Rhondor Dowlat-Rostant