Saint Lucia Police have identified the victim of Friday afternoon’s fatal shooting at Bagatelle as Shawn Joseph of Trois Pitons, Castries.
He is said to be in his forties.
A senior law enforcement official told St Lucia Times that Joseph, is reported to have been riding his motorcycle when unknown assailants rode behind him and opened fire.
According to the official, some seventeen shots were fired.
It was reported that Joseph abandoned his motorcycle and ran a short distance before collapsing.
He was taken to Victoria Hospital via ambulance and was later pronounced dead.