9 bullet holes were found on the metal curtain of the restaurant-bar where the drama took place last night, Terres Sainvilles district in Fort-de-France. Was the victim the victim of a stray bullet? The police are investigating.
The police found 9 bullet holes on the metal curtain of the restaurant / bar located at the corner of Paul Nardal and Pierre and Marie Curie streets, in Terres Sainvilles in Fort-de-France.
This is where the drama took place this morning June 8, 2022, shortly before 2 a.m.
According to testimonies, people on motorbikes shot at the facade of the night establishment, hitting Mehdi. The 28-year-old, an employee of a private company, was at the table with his friends. He was shot once in the head and once in the abdomen. He died on the spot.
“We heard explosions. I can’t say how much but for me it was long. (…) We thought we were going to die too“, says a witness still in shock.
According to statements from friends and family, “Mehdi was in the wrong place at the wrong time”…The judicial police are investigating to arrest the culprit or culprits, to understand the course of events and the reasons for such an outburst of violence.
This is the 10th homicide of the year including 6 in the police zone (Fort-de-France and Lamentin).