Sando teen gunned down in Penal

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Sando teen gunned down in Penal

Police are trying to determine a motive for the murder of an 18-year-old boy in Penal on Saturday night.

Dead is Jeremy John of Pleasantville Avenue, San Fernando.

John was shot dead by gunmen while making his way to visit his uncle at Sunrees Road, Penal.

His uncle, Martin Morris told police he was watching television at about 7.40 pm when he heard the gunshots and took cover.

When the sound of gunshots ceased, and neighbours investigated, Morris said that he was notified that his nephew had been killed.

John was struck six times by the bullets.