The Deputy Imam of a Masjid in Las Lomas was killed on Tuesday night.
Police have identified him as Shayan Imtiaz Azizullah, 36, Saroop Avenue, Las Lomas.
According to a police report, at about 7 pm, Azizullah and his wife Saadirah Abdul Wahab were in their yard when she heard several gunshots and on checking she saw her husband on the ground with gunshot wounds.
With the help of neighbours, he was taken to the Arima Health Facility where he died being treated
A motive is yet to be established for the murder.
Meanwhile, investigations are continuing into the shooting of a man at the corner of George and Queen Janelle Commissiong Streets, in Port-of-Spain, yesterday.
The incident happened around 11. 40 am.
A woman reportedly told police she saw two men speaking with the victim and moments after heard gunshots.
Police responded and found the victim slumped behind the driver’s seat of a black Navara. There was a gunshot wound to the head.
He was taken to the Port-of-Spain General Hospital by police. He remained in a critical condition late yesterday. RDR.