Tuesday 7 July, 2020

Red Hills Road shopkeeper gunned down

A 46-year-old shopkeeper was gunned down on Sunday afternoon by a lone gunman on Red Hills Road, just 25 minutes before the national curfew was scheduled to start. 

The curfew ran from 3 pm Sunday to 8 am on Labour Day, Monday May 25.

Reports are that the shopkeeper, Marva Gowie, of a Red Hills Road address, was standing in front of her shop when a lone gunman opened fire on her, hitting her several times. The police were summoned and she was taken to the hospital where she was pronounced dead. 

Investigations are ongoing. 

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