1 teen dead, another wounded in Arima shooting

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1 teen dead, another wounded in Arima shooting

Dwayne ‘Foots’ Carimbocas, a 17-year-old boy from Arima was shot dead in his community on Wednesday night.

Carimbocas, of Martinez Trace Arima, was liming at a friend’s house at John Lane Extension in Arima along with 19-year-old Malachai Peters from Almond Crescent Bregon Park, when around 7.30 pm, gunshots rang out.

One resident went to check and found the teens on the living room floor.
Carimbocas was shot in the head and died on arrival at hospital, while Peters suffered a gunshot to the right side of his buttocks and is currently warded.

Officers from the Arima Police Station visited the scene and collected ten nine-millimetre shells, three fragments and two projectiles.