Fifth Homeless Man Succumbs to Injuries from Attack


A fifth victim wounded in a series of attacks on homeless men has died.

A sixth remains hospitalised, following the attacks in the Corporate Area on Sunday night.

Head of the police information unit SSP Stephanie Lindsay said the fifth man, who was shot in his head, was picked up along Derrymore Road. The others had been chopped.

As investigations into the attacks continue, one man, who is believed to be a deportee, has since been taken into custody.