A man was shot dead along Boucaud Trace in Penal on Tuesday 4th April, 2023.
• The deceased was identified as identified as 38-year-old Kerdis Thomas aka “coutou” of Boucard Trace, off the Penal Rock Road. • Shortly after pm, residents of the area heard several loud explosions.
• Upon investigating, they discovered Thomas lying on the roadway suffering from multiple gunshot injuries and immediately contacted the police.
• At about 9:54pm, officers of the Barrackpore Police Station responded to the report where they found thomas lying face up in a box drain.
• Thomas was declared dead and the scene of the shooting. • Crime scene investigators also visited the scene and recovered several spent shells