CRIMEA Princes Town man has been killed following a shooting near his home.

The man identified as 28 year old Richard Weekes of sixth company Circular, go, was shot while liming with friends.

Police say a Nissan B-14 Sentra pulled up on the group and the driver pulled out a gun and shot Weekes once in his stomach.

Weekes was rushed to the San Fernando General Hospital where he died earlier today.