The victim succumbed to his injuries (multiple gunshot wounds) while undergoing treatment at hospital.

A Couva man who allegedly pointed a gun at police at a robbery scene in California was shot dead on Friday evening.Investigators have since identified the man as Willis Frederick, 37, of Southern Main Road, Mc Bean, Couva.A report stated that around 1.45 pm that day, officers responded to a report of a robbery at Railway Road, California. As they scoured an area overgrown with bushes for suspects, they came upon a man with an object resembling a firearm. They reported that the man pointed the object in their direction. They became fearful for their lives and fired on the man.The officers checked the suspect and took possession of the loaded .38 revolver that he had. They then took him to the Couva District Health Facility, where he died.