2 women killed in Arima shooting

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2 women killed in Arima shooting

Two women fell victim to the gun last night following a shooting in Arima.

A woman identified only as Lashay was liming with a man near Pope Avenue, Malabar, at around 8 pm when a gunman dressed in black walked near the couple and shot them.

The man tried to run away but was chased by the attacker.
The gunman eventually ran away

The man returned to Lashay and found her bleeding on the street.

Lashay was rushed to the Arima Hospital where she was declared dead at around 8.22 pm.

Around the same time, Kernella Saunders, 35 was at her Daniel Trace home nearby when she was shot by a stray bullet.

A relative who was in the house at the time told police that Callender left a bedroom to go to the kitchen when the shooting began and they found her dead on the floor.