Saint Lucia police are investigating a fatal shooting at Anse Ger, Micoud, on Friday.
Initial reports indicated that the deceased, believed to be a Grace, Vieux Fort, resident, may have been a robbery victim.
He appeared to be in his twenties.
Photos and videos posted on social media showed a man lying at the side of the road in a pool of blood near a tree.
The Saint Lucia Fire Service said it made an emergency response after receiving a call for assistance at 5:10 pm.
Saint Lucia has so far recorded fifty-seven homicides for 2023.