Police were called to the scene of another murder, this time in Laventille, on Sunday afternoon at around 5:30pm. The victim, reports state, had been lining with friends at Hitler Trace, when he was ambushed and shot dead. He has been identified as Jamari Villaruel, also known as Pokey. He was known to police.
The murder toll in Trinidad and Tobago has surpassed 500 for the year. Villaruel was from the Beetham area. An autopsy will be done on his body. No arrests have been made.