Trinidad Express / FOUR days into December, and 16 men have been killed already.
There was a double murder at Barton Lane, Belmont 9 p.m. on Sunday.
And at 8 a.m. today two others killed at Pelican Extension, Morvant.
There have been 25 double murders for the year.
Most of the victims were killed by gunfire.
Dec 1 – Ashram Ramnath, 33, businessman killed in home invasion in Carlsen Field
– Vishnu Narine, 56, Ste Madeleine, discovered dead at the Usine Ste Madeleine pond
– Anderson Babwah, 22, Marabella, stabbed to death by mentally ill man
– Doolalchan Lutchman, Tobago, found with rope tied to head, body decomposed
– Kevin Baptiste, 35, shot dead at his home at Morvant
– Colin Henry, succumbed to injuries at hospital after being shot at roundabout in Barataria
Dec 2 – Andrew Prince, 40, gunned down at Sherwood Drive, Arima
– Anand Singh, 47, gunned down near home at Carlsen Field
– David Ali, gunned down in Diego Martin
Dec 3 – Johnathan Gobin, 25, killed at Green Street, Arima
– Unidentified man found dead at Reid Lane, Arima
– Dwayne Callendar, 29, killed near his home at June Street, Couva
– Mota Ali and Jamal Modeste, gunned down at Barton Lane, Belmont
Dec 4 – Akiel Edwards aka “Ratty”, and a man identified as “Shem”, gunned down at Pelican Extension, Morvant
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