16-year-old boy murdered on Prince Street

Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 08:30

A 16-year-old boy was shot dead in Port-of-Spain last evening. 

The deceased has been identified as Shaquille Pierre of Eastern Quarry, Laventille.

Police reported that the incident took place just after 8 pm at a basketball court in Port-of-Spain.

George Street residents reported hearing loud explosions and upon investigating they observed the body of a young man on the ground.

Police believed his killing may be linked to a dispute he had with two groups in the area.