A 44-year-old man was killed on Sunday night while at the Despers Pan Yard in Laventille.

According to a police report, at about 9:45 pm, Wendell Du Barry of Mc Shin Lands, Laventille, was at the Despers Pan Yard located at Desperlie Crescent, with another person, when they were approached by two gunmen who fired several shots at them.

Du Barry was shot in the head and upper body.  The other individual was shot to the face.  He is warded at the Port of Spain General Hospital.

The scene was visited by Ag/Sgt Pino and PC Chinpire of the Besson Street CID, aa well as Ag Insp Yearwood, Cpl Phillip of Homicide Region 1.

Investigations continue.