With one more day left in 2016, the recorded murder figure stands at 452 with the latest reported victim being a 22-year-old man from Laventille.
Neil Frank was shot dead last night in Laventille.
The shooting took place around 10:30 and the victim was reportedly in the company of a female friend when he was attacked and killed.
The woman was said to have been shot in her leg but managed to escape.
Frank died on the spot.