Alleged Old Years night killer caught
Family members are saying the couple separated six months ago after the young lady decided to walk away from the abuse.
The incident occurred outside of the KFC fast food restaurant in Stabroek market on Old years night.
Her mother Carol Kennedy said she, her daughter and some friends were hanging out in front of the restaurant waiting to break the New Year.
The suspect was captured this morning at Springlands heading to neighbouring Suriname.
Relatives told reporters that the man made several threats to take the woman’s life but those threats was never taken seriously.
She said after the suspect shot her daughter the first time to the head he came over her and fired several shots but the gun jammed.
This newscast understands the suspect only recently came out of prison after serving over ten years for manslaughter charge. It was reported that he stabbed and killed a young lady at his Leopold Street home.