A man was shot and killed in Plum Mitan this morning.
Police say a farmer of Paltoo Trace in the area was in his cucumber garden around quarter past eight, when he heard a loud explosion and notified the authorities.
A party of officers visited the scene and found the body of a man with a gunshot wound to the head a short distance away.
The victim was identified as Ryan Ramoutar, of Lagoon Trace, Plum Mitan.
He was taken to the Sangre Grande hospital where he was pronounced dead on arrival.