THE 13th homicide for the week was recorded on Thursday with the killing of a hospital worker.
Police said the man was gunned down at around 7 a.m. at Grant Street, on the compound of the Couva Extended Care Centre.
The man was shot dead in his car. He has been identified as 23-year-old Claxton Bay resident Aaron Goorachan.
He was an attendant working at the Couva Extended Care Centre.
Officers of the Couva CID and Homicide Region III are at the scene.