A father of two was gunned down just after midday in Fyzabad. Desmond Rawlins was shot multiple times and died in a drain not far from his home. Reports stated that Rawlins was walking along Brian Lara Avenue, Khan Street when two gunmen opened fire on him. Even after he fell into a drain, the gunmen continued to shoot him.
Rawlins of Winston Campbell Street, was a caterer and fish vendor. His wife described him as a respectable person. She had no idea why someone would want him dead. Fyzabad police and officers of the Homicide Bureau of investigations were at the scene. Investigations are continuing.