The Trinidad and Tobago Police Service is expressing worry over the number of murder cases reported for the year thus far.

This comes as 52 year old Lalchan Dyrosingh of Santa Cruz was reportedly killed while jogging in the La Pastora area.

Residents of the area say Dyrosingh was jogging in the vicinity of La Pastora and Foster Block at around 5 Tuesday  morning, when gunshots were heard.

Upon checking Dyrosingh’s body was found face down in a pool of blood.

Speaking at the daily Police media briefing Tuesday, Public Information Officer of the Trinidad and Tobago Police Service, Sergeant Wayne Mystar, confirmed the murder and another killing in Diego Martin on Monday.

Meanwhile, Sergeant Mystar is warning phone card vendors to be on the lookout for persons pretending to be police officers requesting phone cards for a police emergency.