San Fernando

19-year-old woman among three murdered last night

Police are investigating a double murder in Bagatelle, San Juan.

According to reports around 9 pm last night, police were alerted to gunshots in the area.

Officers approached a house located on Bagatelle Road and upon investigation they discovered the body of 19-year-old Karen Grant lying in a pool of blood.

A short distance away they discovered another body of a man who remains unidentified.

Police believe the murders may have been linked to a shooting on Laventille Road earlier this week.

Video shows man being shot in San Fernando - VIEWER DISCRETION ADVISED

Video of a man being shot in San Fernando is now circulating on social media.

The shooting occurred just after midday today on Todd Street, San Fernando at an auto repair shop.

The video shows the victim talking to another man when two men approach and fire at least four shots from close range.

One of the attackers then fires a shot at a vehicle parked outside of the establishment as they escaped.

San Fernando City Corporation orders "sex den" shut down

The San Fernando City Corporation has instructed the owner of an abandoned house where a 17-year-old girl was shot, to close down the residence. 

The Marabella Secondary School Girl was shot remains hospitalised in stable condition.

Neighbours told the media that the house referred to locally as 'the mansion' is used by school children to have sexual intercourse. 

San Fernando police say the mayor contacted the owner and ordered that the house be cleaned and closed off.

Police say the girl who was shot on the right side of her chest is resting comfortably.