Two men die in shooting in quiet residential street

Two brothers from Curaçao were gunned down in Hellevoetsluis, the Netherlands. The victims have been identified as Churandy (22) and Faichel (29) Rimon. The incident took place about 6:00pm at a home in the area known as De Branding. The duo was apparently ambushed while coming out and both died as a result of their injuries. Witnesses reported people running away after hearing shots. No immediate arrests were made.

HELLEVOETSLUIS–Two men aged 25 and 29 have died following a shooting incident in Hellevoetsluis, southwest of Rotterdam, police said on Tuesday.

The men were shot at Monday around 6:00pm in a quiet residential area and died later in hospital.According to regional broadcaster RTV Rijnmond, one man was found on the street, the other in a nearby house. They had each been hit by several bullets fired by a third person, the broadcaster said. No one has been arrested but police have sealed off part of the street while investigators try to work out what happened.

Source: The Daily Herald