Couple shot and killed in car by two unknown men

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An investigation has been launched into a shooting incident on Saturday (May 23), leaving one man and woman dead.

Dead are Lionel “Gobler” George, 28, of Rockies and Denesia “Gazaden” Corridon, 23, of Yambou.

The incident also left a Security Guard nursing gunshot wounds to his body.

According to police investigations, on May 23, 2020 at about 1:40am George and Corridon who were in a relationship were in the Arnos Vale area sitting in their motor vehicle when two (2) unknown men armed with guns, shot the couple about their bodies.

According to the police, the unknown men are still at large.

Corridon died on the spot. George was rushed to the Milton Cato Memorial Hospital (MCMH) to seek medical attention where he subsequently succumbed to his injuries.

A post-mortem examinations are expected to be carried out on the bodies to ascertain the causes of death.

The Security Guard is said to be in stable condition.

Police are therefore seeking the assistance of the public in obtaining any information that will lead to the apprehension and prosecution of the offenders in this matter. Persons with information are asked to contact the Assistant Commissioner of Police in charge of Crime at 1-784-456-1339 or the officer in charge of the Criminal Investigations Department at 1-784-456-1810 or any police officer or police station they are comfortable with. All information will be dealt with confidentially.

George survived a shooting attack back in November when he was shot in his head in the vicinity of Middle Street in Kingstown. He was said to be unpacking clothes with Corridon for sale at the time of the incident.

On Thursday November 7, 2019, Lejah “Soups” Alexander was subsequently charged with Attempted Murder in relation to the incident.

Investigations into Saturday’s shooting are ongoing.