The deceased, O’Javi Hooper.
The deceased, O’Javi Hooper.

The police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of O’Javi Hooper, a 20-year-old labourer of South Rivers.

Police say that Hooper died at South Rivers between 9 p.m. and 9:30 p.m.Boxing Day, after being shot.

He sustained a gunshot wound to the left side of his back.

An autopsy is  expected to performed on Hooper’s body.