A teenager who was shot in San Juan on Monday afternoon has succumbed to his injuries.

The victim was identified as Shakeem Marshall of Shende Street, Sunshine Avenue, San Juan.

Police said Marshall was found bleeding on the ground near his home around 3.10 pm.

Residents told police they heard several gunshots and upon checking, found Marshall and another teenager on the ground bleeding.

The police and paramedics were called in and the injured teens were taken to the Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex, where Marshall later succumbed to his injuries.

Investigators from the Homicide Bureau of Investigations Region II are pursuing the case.