Police are investigating the death of a 35-year-old man who was fatally shot while walking to a friend’s home along Corinth Hills.
The deceased has been identified as Richard Chinapoo from Mon Repos.
According to reports, at about 11:00 pm on Sunday, Chinapoo was walking along the roadway near Cornith Hills when he was ambushed.
It appeared that a man was waiting on the 35-year-old in some bushes near the roadway.
Several loud explosions was heard, following which the assailant was seen jumping into a vehicle which he then used to make good his escape.
The wounded man was rushed to the San Fernando General Hospital. Unfortunately, he succumbed to his injuries on Monday morning.
More on this as it becomes available.