A thirty-three year old male was shot dead shortly before noon on Wednesday at Maynard Hill, Castries, police say.
According to reports from the community, the victim, whom police identified as Nahim Williams alias ‘Tappy’, was shot multiple times as he was walking to visit someone in the area and was rushed to hospital via ambulance.
But officers disclosed that he was later pronounced dead.
It’s the second homicide in the past two days, bringing the total so far for the year to 42.
On Monday evening Jamaican national, Brishane Reid, was gunned down at his home in Beausejour, Gros Islet.