An 18-year-old man was shot dead at the housing scheme in Embacadere yesterday afternoon.
He has been identified as Kejah Fyfield.
Police said around 3.30 pm residents heard loud explosions. They then saw Fyfield lying on his back near Building S.
Police recovered several spent shells. A district medical officer viewed the body and ordered its removal to the mortuary.
An autopsy is expected to be performed today at the Forensic Science Centre.
Officers of the San Fernando CID and Homicide Bureau of Investigations Region 3 are investigating.