Tamil civilian shot dead in Trincomalee

[TamilNet, Thursday, 09 October 2008, 09:20 GMT]
Unidentified armed persons shot dead a 42-year-old Tamil civilian Wednesday evening around 5.30 p.m. in Anpuvazhipuram, suburb in Trincomalee town. The victim was a three-wheel owner and a resident of Paalaiyoottu, another suburb of the east port town.

Gabriel Wilson, the victim, is a father of two children.

A group of unidentified men went to Paalaiyoottu and hired Wilson's three-wheeler to a Vairavar temple in Anpuvazhipuram.

On reaching the temple, the gunmen shot Wilson and he died on the spot.

Uppuve'li Police removed the body to the Trincomalee general hospital.

 

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