An early morning shooting has claimed the life of a man.
Reports indicate that shortly after midnight, 37-year-old Andrew Perriera was walking in the vicinity of the Morris Marshall basketball court in Trou Macaque, Laventille when he was ambushed and shot by a gunman.
Eyewitnesses reported seeing the assailant fleeing the scene by foot.
The police were called in and upon arrival pronounced the victim dead at the scene.
Investigations are ongoing.