Man Gun Down In Twenty Hill

There are reports of yet another murder. The victim, James Shappeard, 44-year-old Trinidadian by birth and a naturalized Vincentian.

He was killed in Twenty Hill last night.

At about 9:45p.m., residents of Twenty Hill near to Peniston heard the sound of several gun shots before hearing a loud crashing sound, Police said.

On arrival at the scene, Shappeard’s lifeless body was found lying at the side of the road with what appears to be a gunshot wound to his head and motor vehicle PU419 crashed into a wall, Police said.

A postmortem examination is expected to be carried out on the body.

Police are investigating.