(NEWS ROOM) – A shooting incident at the La Grange Police Station, West Bank Demerara has left Police Constable Cockfield dead and his girlfriend, also a Police Constable, Fraser in a critical condition at the West Demerara Regional Hospital.
News Room was reliably informed that the two were in a relationship and Constable Cockfield allegedly shot the woman during an argument after which he turned the gun on himself. The incident occurred just before 22:00hrs on Tuesday night.
Police Public Relations Officer, Shiverpersaud Bacchus confirmed to the News Room that the shooting occurred, however, he could not provide additional details at this time.
News Room will provide more information as it becomes available.