The body of a man has been found with gunshot wounds to the back of the head.
CNC3 News understands that around 1:15 am residents of Cemetery Street, Charlieville, reported hearing several loud explosions.
The police were called in, and the body of a man of East Indian descent was discovered lying in a pool of blood behind a motor vehicle.
Police believe the man who is yet to be identified was executed.
Investigations are continuing.