Two shooting deaths hours apart

Police are investigating two shooting deaths that took place hours apart.

A 21-year-old man died in the first incident on Wednesday night shortly after 11pm.

The victim went to Pratt’s Close off Rupert Dean Lane in a Honda CRV vehicle, where a man armed with a handgun shot him twice to the head as he exited the vehicle. The gunman then fled on foot. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

Then on Thursday morning, around 7am, a man was found shot dead on Odle Corner off East Street.

More details as they come in.


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