A Fyzabad labourer was attacked and shot in his face at his home earlier today (Wednesday).
Nicholas Yorke, 31, is warded in a stable condition at the San Fernando General Hospital.
Initial reports stated that around 5.30 am, Yorke's wife was preparing to leave her Deli Road home for work when she heard her husband scream. Upon opening the door, she saw him fighting with a man wearing a black mask.
The suspect then shot her husband and ran off.
Fyzabad police are investigating.