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MEDIA mogul Anthony "Chinese Laundry" Chow Lin On was shot multiple times last night.
Chow Lin On was driving his black BMW to his home at Goodwood Park when around 9.15 p.m. he was ambushed by gunmen in a vehicle.
Police said the driver of the vehicle pulled alongside his, and men opened fire on Chow Lin On.
The popular DJ and business manager was shot twice in his arm, and once in chin and rib. A passerby contacted the police and ambulance services and Chow Lin On was taken for medical treatment.
He is warded in stable medical condition at West Shore Medical hospital.
Chow Lin On is the owner of radio station 96 We FM. He is also one of the managers of double soca monarch winner Machel Montano.
Three years ago, Chow Lin On shot one of two men who attempted to rob him. Chow Lin On was walking towards the Trinidad and Tobago Radio Network, the parent company of 96 We FM when the suspect whipped out a firearm.
Chow Lin On also pulled out his licensed pistol and returned fire. He was not injured in the shootout.
In an interview on the CNC 3 morning show, entertainer Orville Richard Burrell, known as Shaggy, expressed shock and sadness over the incident.