Balandra

15 year old is main suspect in wounding

Investigations are continuing into two separate wounding incidents, including one in which a 15-year-old is a main suspect.

According to a police report, at about 3.30 pm on Friday, a man from Toco Main Road, Balandra, went fishing with his 15-year-old male relative. Police said while fishing, an argument broke out between the two, during which the teen took out a gun and shot his adult male relative twice.

A struggle then ensued and teen allegedly fell overboard. He managed to swim back to the pirogue but without the firearm.

One killed, another wounded in Balandra shooting

One man is dead and a woman injured during a shooting at Balandra Bay.

Around 3.30 Sunday afternoon, three men stormed a beach house occupied by Kellon Marshall.

The assailants shot Marshall several times before fleeing.

Marshall died on the scene.

A female beachgoer was also shot during the gunfire.

She was taken to the Sangre Grande hospital and is in a stable condition.