A murder in Sealots this morning is among several killings being investigated by police today.
Reports are that one man has been shot and killed on Pioneer Drive late Tuesday morning.
The victim has been identified as Nigel Francisco.
This is a developing story and we will have more to come.
Earlier today a 56-year-old man was shot and killed in Laventille.
According to reports, shortly before 5 am Tuesday, residents of Block 8 heard several loud explosions.
Police are also investigating another shooting in downtown Port-of-Spain that has left a man fighting for his life at hospital.
Reports indicate that a PH driver was shot while at the corner of Nelson Street and Independence Square.
The victim, identified as Christian Guy, from Eastern Quarry, received seven shots while at the John John taxi stand.
He was rushed to hospital where he was up to a short while ago, undergoing emergency treatment.
A pistol was seized and two suspects arrested, after the vehicle in which they were travelling was intercepted by officers in the Port of Spain Division.
Police say the vehicle was identified as being involved in a drive-by shooting incident yesterday morning.
Officers of the Port of Spain Task Force, under the supervision of Insp. Randall McGuirk, intercepted a white Nissan AD motor vehicle with two male occupants, around 7 am on Sunday in the Sea Lots district.
A Fyzabad man is expected to appear before a Siparia Magistrate, charged with the murder of Neathasingh Ramsingh which occurred on Monday 4th February, 2019.
Bickram Balkissoon, 51, of Lumtack Hill, was charged with murder, following advice received from Assistant Director of Public Prosecutions Angelica Teelucksingh on Saturday.
Ramsingh, 51, a straightener, of South Oropouche, was at St. John Village, Avocat, on Monday 4th February, 2019, when he got into an altercation with a man.
A man has been shot and killed in Fyzabad.
According to police reports Kendell Cooper also known as "Biggy Boy" was accosted by a gunman at Easy Street last evening.
An altercation ensued and Cooper was subsequently shot during the fracas.
Reports also suggest another person was injured during the incident.
Officers of the Fyzabad Police Station are continuing investigations
The country's murder count continues to climb. this after a 28-year-old Cocorite man was shot and killed by men dressed as Police Officers.
Police say around three this morning Curtis Franklyn, of Ratchet Hill, Waterhole, was asleep at his home when two men dressed in camouflage gear claiming to be Police Officers entered his home. Franklyn tried to escape through a rear door but was shot several times. Officers from the St James Police Station responded and found Franklyn lying on the ground outside. He was taken to hospital where he died.
An 18-year-old woman was killed outside her home in Macoya on Thursday night.
According to a police report, at about 10.30 pm Mariah Neptune was standing in the yard of her home at Macoya Settlement when two men walked up. Police said they both opened fire and Neptune was shot several times in the chest.
Neptune was taken to the Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex where she died while undergoing treatment.
Police are yet to determine a motive for her murder that has been recorded as the 59th for the year.
An Asian mafia connection is fuelling the multi-million dollar world of sex slaves in Trinidad and Tobago, intelligence sources close to the investigation have revealed to Guardian Media.
These startling details began to emerge as police gathered more information after cracking what they believe was a major sex and drug ring operating in Western Trinidad on Wednesday.