No motive has yet been given for the murder of Keefa Bartholomew, who police said appeared in a video with weapons which was shared to social media.
Bartholomew was murdered close to house in Calvary Hill, Arima on Monday night around 8:50p.m. Police said an armed man approached a group of young people and opened fire on them. As the others disappeared, the gunman singled out Bartholomew and shot him several times.
He was taken to the Arima Hospital where he died on arrival.
Police are continuing investigations. They are trying to determine if his death was as a result of the video.