One dead, Venezuelan wounded in Cunupia shooting

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One dead, Venezuelan wounded in Cunupia shooting

One man is dead and another wounded, following a shooting in Bridal Road, Cunupia on Monday afternoon.

The deceased has been identified as 30-year-old Ryan Mansar, while the injured man was identified as Venezuelan national Jose Abraham Patriz Bravo.

Ryan’s brother, 21-year-old Shiam Balla was shot multiple times outside his businessplace, S&R tire shop at Bridal Road in Cunupia on Sunday 03rd September, 2023.

The police said PCs Daniel and Karmody responded to a report of a shooting on the roadside near the shop around 2:35pm. They were also told Mansar was hit several times.

He was taken to the Chaguanas Health Facility and later declared dead.

The police found several 9mm spent shells as well as a live round of 9mm ammunition at the scene.