Cops seize Coast Guard gun

Police officers investigating the shooting of Charlieville fisherman Shazard Mohammed at the Gulf of Paria on Friday night, have seized a gun believed to have been used in the shooting by a Coast Guard officer.

The gun will be taken to the Forensic Science Centre today for a ballistic expert to carry out tests on the weapon as part of the investigation.

One of the two Coast Guard officers quizzed in connection with the shooting of Mohammed underwent a CT scan on Saturday.