Penal man shot in the eye

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Penal man shot in the eye

A 59-year-old Penal man was shot in the left eye during an incident at his home Thursday.

Around 2.30 am on June 13, the man’s relatives said they were awakened by gunshots and seconds later, heard the victim cry out in pain.

He was taken to hospital.

Police visited the scene and found two .45-calibre spent shells.

The police said the house was unsecured, making it easy for anyone to enter.

No one has been arrested.

Barrackpore police are continuing investigations.