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Two Men Shot Dead By Gunmen at Popular Food Spot

At post time, officers from the Royal Turks and Caicos Islands Police Force (RTCIPF) were still at the scene of a double murder after gunmen attacked patrons at a popular spot along the Leeward Highway in Providenciales.


The attack occurred at the location next to Air and Sea, where several restaurants, including an Asian fast-food outlet. The RTCIPF has confirmed the fatalities, saying that the incident is currently under active investigation.

Patrons at the scene have used their phones to capture and disseminate images of the lifeless bodies on the ground.


Unconfirmed reports states that other persons at the scene were injured, including a security officer, who works at the location.

Details surrounding the circumstances of the shooting remain limited as authorities work diligently to piece together the events leading up to this tragic incident. The identities of the victims, as well as any potential motives or suspects, have not been disclosed at this time.

The Royal Turks and Caicos Islands Police Force is urging the public to cooperate and provide any information that may assist in their ongoing investigation. The community's vigilance and support are crucial in helping law enforcement bring clarity to the situation and ensure justice is served.

As the investigation unfolds, residents of Providenciales are urged to remain vigilant and report any suspicious activities to the authorities. The RTCIPF is committed to diligently pursuing the case and will release further information as it becomes available.



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