Man gunned down in Barataria
A man was shot dead in Barataria on Wednesday morning.
The deceased has been identified as 33-year-old Nevin Alexander from Beetham Gardens.
Police told LoopTT that he was a father of one.
He was shot dead just before 8 am today along Twelfth Street, Barataria, near Second Avenue.
Residents of the area told police that they heard the sounds of rapid gunfire, following which they observed a man lying in a drain off the roadway.
A silver Nissan vehicle was seen speeding away.
A team of officers from the North Eastern Division and the Homicide Bureau, led by Snr Sup Sagramsingh, Sup Pragg, and Sgt Fuentes, among several others, visited the scene.
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