Eastern DivisionEastern Division police are presently investigating a report in which a 27-year-old man was gunned down on Sunday evening.

At approximately 6pm yesterday residents of Clarence Trace, Valencia, reported hearing several loud explosions, upon investigation they found a man lying in a pool of blood.

He appeared to have been shot multiple times.

The police and emergency health services were notified and the wounded man was rushed to the Sangre Grande District Hospital, however, he was pronounced dead on arrival.

The deceased was later identified as Adrian Julian.

Julian, police said, was known to them, and had only recently moved into the area.