Guard injured, bandit shot and killed in Fyzabad


    A security guard was injured after he shot and killed a bandit during an attempted robbery at a bar in Fyzabad yesterday.

    The Trinidad Express reports that around 3pm, 3 gunmen entered Pickers Bar along Sanderson Avenue and ordered the workers to empty the roulette machines.

    Police reported that the on-duty officer pulled out his licensed firearm and a shootout ensued.

    The robbers fled but shortly after, one of them was found in some nearby bushes with gunshots on the abdomen and leg.

    He died at the scene and was later identified as David Phillip of Point Fortin.

    The two other suspects managed to escape.