3 shot in Arima, 1 in critical condition


3 shot in Arima, 1 in critical condition

One man is in critical condition at the hospital after being shot with two other men on Monday night.

Reports indicate that around 10:45pm three men, ages 21, 22 and 24, were sitting in a car in along Hoyte Avenue Extension in Arima.

Sources say an armed masked man approached the vehicle and fired several shots at the men. He then escaped.

A passer-by saw the bleeding men in the car and took them to the Arima General Hospital for treatment.

Two of the men were treated and is in a stable condition.

However, the third man, who was shot in his chest, leg, and thigh is in serious condition at the hospital.

Police are continuing investigations.