A 29-year-old New Grant man died at hospital yesterday after being shot the night before.
Richard Weekes, of Sixth Company Branch Road, was shot multiple times.
According to a police report, around 8 p.m. Weekes was liming at a junction near his home, when a Nissan Almera pulled up nearby.
Police were told the driver of the vehicle came out firing at Weekes, who ran but was hit several times. The gunman got back into the car and sped off.
Weekes was taken to San Fernando General Hospital, where he died several hours later. His death brings the murder toll for the year to date to 287.