Market vendor Shammi “Sunny” Basdeo has been shot and killed.

According information reaching Newspower Authority, Basdeo, from Felicity, Chaguanas went to the NAMDEVCO Market at about 10 o clock last night to purchase goods for resale.

It is said during this time he got into an altercation with another man, who reportedly pulled out a gun and shot him in the head.

The vendor was rushed to the Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex, where doctors tried effortlessly to save his life, but he succumbed during surgery…

Police are still looking for the suspect…

Should you have any information on this crime, please call Crime Stoppers Call Centre, at 800-TIPS, 8477