The murder toll rose by two more with the murders of two men in Laventille early Saturday morning. The victims were identified as Marvin Pierre, 47 ,and Jason Fernando, 31, both of Block 22 Trou Macaque in Laventille.
Another man identified as Ako Samuel, was shot in the back and foot and hospitalized. An unidentified female were also in the vehicle but was not injured in the attack.
Police reports indicate that at 5.20 a.m. while in the vicinity of a health centre, gunmen fired at the vehicle hitting three of the occupants. Pierre and FernandO died at the scene. Investigations are continuing.