One of two shooting victims identified

Well informed sources have identified one of the two Chaussee Road shooting victims as Bernie Edwardville.

According to information obtained by the Times, a lone shooter shouted Edwardville’s name before opening fire on him with a handgun.

Persons nearby reported hearing a volley of gunshots shortly after 7 pm tonight.

When the shooting was over, both the man identified as Edwardville and a woman who was identified as “Africa”, lay bleeding on the ground.

The female is reported to have been an innocent passerby who was hit by stray bullets.

Both victims were rushed to hospital via ambulance.

Shortly after the incident, police closed off a section of Chaussee Road from the junction with Jeremie Street, according to reports.

Bernie Edwardville chaussee road shooting 07082016
Bernie Edwardville chaussee road shooting 07082016

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