Two men have been shot and killed overnight as the murder toll continues to rise.
According to police reports, shortly before 10 pm, residents of Fourth Street, Simeon Road, Petit Valley reported hearing several loud explosions.
Police were called in and upon arrival discovered the body of a 26-year-old man identified as Keon Sylvester lying in a pool of blood at the side of the road.
Shortly after, officers of the Maraval Police Station responded to the discovery of a body along the North Coast Road in Maracas.
Checks revealed that the male victim had several gunshot wounds about the body.
He is yet to be identified.