Police are investigating the murder of a Morvant man.
According to reports, Leroy Downes of Upper Poinsettia Drive was shot during the early hours of this morning.
CNC3 understands the victim's mother heard several loud explosions around 1:30am.
Upon checking she found her son lying in a pool of blood with several gunshot wounds about the body.
He was taken to hospital where he was pronounced dead on arrival.