Two men were shot and killed in separate incidents on Friday night.
Reports remain sketchy at this time, but an unidentified man was gunned down along Achong Trace, Tunapuna, in the first incident.
A few minutes following the shooting, police apprehended five people in a vehicle, who were allegedly escaping the scene. The vehicle crashed and when police conducted a search of it, they found a loaded firearm.
Police also responded to a shooting in Phase Seven, La Horquetta where three people – an adult male and two female minors had been shot.
The man, identified as Oshalye Richard Dubisette, succumbed to his injuries at hospital, while the minors are both said to be warded in serious conditions.