Murder in Laventille

Monday, January 8, 2018 - 08:15

An early morning shooting has claimed the life of a man.

Reports indicate that shortly after midnight, 37-year-old Andrew Perriera was walking in the vicinity of the Morris Marshall basketball court in Trou Macaque, Laventille when he was ambushed and shot by a gunman.

Eyewitnesses reported seeing the assailant fleeing the scene by foot.

The police were called in and upon arrival pronounced the victim dead at the scene.

Investigations are ongoing.