A man from Arouca was killed in a drive-by shooting yesterday morning.

According to reports, Kadeem Morris was walking along Nathaniel Critchlow Boulevard, Pine Ridge Heights, Arouca, when a gold Nissan Almera pulled alongside him.

A passenger in the vehicle shot Morris several times before the vehicle sped away.

Morris, who was shot in his head, arm, shoulder and legs, was taken to the Arima District Hospital and transferred to the Eric Williams Medical Sciences in Mt Hope where he died.

Crime scene investigators reportedly recover six spent 9 mm shells on the scene of the shooting.

Investigations are continuing.