A man was shot dead on Broglie Street, Castries, Thursday afternoon, a senior police official has confirmed.
The shooting occurred about 1.00 PM, according to reports.
Details are sketchy, but initial reports suggest that the victim was shot by an assailant as he walked along the street in the company of his brother.
He died on the spot.
An individual on the scene told St Lucia Times that the deceased, identified as ‘Chad’, lived in Marchand.