Police and emergency officials have identified the victim of Monday afternoon’s shooting in Jacmel as a Syrian national.
The identity of the victim has not yet been released.
It was reported that he was ‘unresponsive’ following the shooting.
A video of a male individual on the ground was posted on social media after the incident, as police cordoned off the area.
Emergency services reported receiving information about the shooting after 2:00 p.m.
According to information obtained by St Lucia Times, the victim was selling items from a vehicle at the time of the shooting.
There are no further details at this time.