Home News Essequibo man attacked, A by lone gunman
Twenty-year-old Brad DeSilva is now nursing a gunshot injury to his back after he came under attack by a gunman on Sunday evening at Onderneeming Sand Pit, Essequibo Coast, Region Two (Pomeroon-Supenaam).
Based on information received, about 20:30h on the day in question, DeSilva was entering his yard when he heard three loud explosions that sounded like gunshots. Soon after, he felt in pain to his back.
As he turned around, he saw someone standing about 15 feet away and the person was wearing a dark coloured hoody and a face mask. The person was about six feet tall and slimly built.
The shooter reportedly escaped into the bushes. The injured man was taken to the Suddie Public Hospital, where he was admitted. A report was made to the Police and an investigation was launched.
No arrests have been made in connection with the shooting incident.