Police have confirmed the death of a man who was shot Sunday at Leslie Land, Castries.
Details in relation to the shooting are sketchy, but law enforcement officials told St Lucia Times that initial reports suggest it was a drive-by shooting.
They say that according to preliminary reports, a Nissan vehicle was involved.
Police have not yet identified the victim of the fatal shooting.
In the past week there has been an upsurge in gun violence in the Leslie Land area, resulting in one man being killed and three being injured in two separate incidents.
The incidents occurred within hours of each other.
More details on this story later.