A toddler and his grandmother succumbed to gunshot injuries on Saturday night in Vieux Fort, pushing the homicide toll for the evening to three.
Emergency personnel from the Vieux Fort fire station responded at about 9:37 pm, finding that the two-year-old had ‘negative vitals’.
According to reports, the grandmother succumbed later.
The fatal shooting of the child and his grandmother occurred at the ‘Mang’ in Vieux Fort shortly after a man died in a hail of gunfire at Cedar Heights, Vieux Fort.
Emergency responders rushed to the area after receiving a call for help at about 8:30 pm.
But the man died at the scene, littered with spent shells.
There are no further details at present.