The murder count has increased by two following a shooting incident last night. reports that while information is still coming in, sources said that the deceased have been identified as 23 year old Rahim Marshall and 34 year old William Louis.

According to reports, shortly before midnight, residents of Roget place, in Belmont, heard several loud explosions.

Upon investigating, they found the two men lying on the ground, both bleeding from multiple gunshot injuries.
The police were notified, however, before law officials or emergency health services could arrive, the two men succumbed to their injuries.

Investigations are continuing.CrimeReport2

And a former basketball coach was gunned down on yesterday afternoon in Morvant.

According to reports, around 4:00 pm, 44-year-old William Marquis was at Tractor Road, Morvant when he was approached by someone known to him.

The man allegedly pulled out a gun and opened fire, shooting him several times.

According to LOOPTT, Marquis was found bleeding from numerous gunshot wounds and was rushed to the Port of Spain General Hospital.

However, he was pronounced dead on arrival.

Marquis, of Lady Young Road, was a popular former basketball coach with the Hoop of Life Basketball Programme, which is no longer active.