Jamaican national shot dead in Port of Spain
A man who was gunned down in Port of Spain on Friday afternoon has been identified as 25-year-old Augustus Anthony Williams.
Williams, LoopTT was told, was a Jamaican national and was granted residency in this country in 2013.
His death is said to be gang-related.
According to police reports, at about 1:15 pm yesterday, Williams was last seen alive walking along Upper Oxford Street, Port of Spain.
He was confronted by an unknown assailant during which several loud explosions were heard.
The 25-year-old was next seen lying face down on the ground bleeding from multiple gunshot injuries to the body.
He died on the scene.
The body was viewed by a district medical officer and ordered removed from the scene.
An autopsy is expected to be performed at the Forensic Science Centre in St James on Monday.
Investigations are continuing.
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