A man who was shot over 12 times while at Samaroo Village in Arima on Sunday night, later died at the Arima District Hospital while undergoing treatment.
According to a police report, at about 7.39 pm on Sunday, Joel Franco was standing on Church Street, Samaroo Village when a lone gunman approached the him and shot him several times about the body.
Franco was taken to the Arima Health Facility where he succumbed to his injuries at about 9.45 pm.
A Coryal man is expected to appear before an Arima Magistrate today, charged with the murder of Paul Carrera, which occurred on Friday 31 January 2020.
Following advice received from the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions on Tuesday 11 February 2020, murder charges were laid against 45-year-old GLEN JOSEPH of Carmichael Village, Coryal.