The identity of a man shot in Laventille last night, remains unknown at this time. Police responded to a report of a shooting at Eastern Quarry at around 7:20pm on Monday. When they arrived they found the bullet-riddled body of a man lying along the roadway.

The man has been described as being of African decent, about six feet tall, medium build and he had been wearing a green jersey, black jeans, and black sneakers.

Police say the man was not a resident of the area.

Investigations are underway. Anyone with information on this latest murder is asked to assist police with their investigations.