(TT GUARDIAN) – Two teenagers were gunned down in Bon Air on Tuesday night.
Police said officers of the Arouca CID were on patrol in Bon Air around 10 pm when they heard gunshots near the corner of Skylark Crescent and Emerald Circular.
The officers went to the scene where they found the body of 15-year-old Anim Persad.
The officers also found Olun James, 18, nearby faintly calling for help.
Police took James to the Arima Hospital where he was declared dead at around 10.30 pm.
A district medical officer visited the scene and declared Persad dead.
Crime scene investigators visited the scene and found 32 spent 5.56 shells and 25 spent 7.62 shell casings.
Police from the Homicide Bureau of Investigations Region II are investigating.