Teenager Kyron Sylvester was shot and killed on Wednesday.
Teenager Kyron Sylvester was shot and killed on Wednesday.

A teenager was one of two men shot and killed in St. Vincent and the Grenadines on Wednesday, bringing the nation’s homicide count this year to 26.

Police say they are investigating   circumstances surrounding the death of Kyron Sylvester, 17, of Villa, which occurred at Villa on Wednesday.

Reports are that the body of the deceased was discovered in a motor vehicle with gunshot wounds to his head.

Information reaching iWitness News suggest that Sylvester was shot between 2 a.m. and 3 a.m. Wednesday, after the time resident of the East St. George community reported hearing gunshots.

Later on Wednesday, news broke of the murder of Brighton resident Edward “Fox” Estaphane, who was shot and killed in Diamond.