A former athlete is the 13th homicide victim in St. Vincent and the Grenadines this year.
Lopez McFee, 25, of Largo Height, was gunned down in Paul’s Avenue near Metrocint General Insurance around 7 p.m. on Wednesday.
Preliminary investigations revealed that about 7 p.m., McFee was in Paul’s Avenue when masked gunmen accosted him and shot him multiple times about his body.
“The motive surrounding the shooting incident is unknown at the moment,” police said in a statement on Thursday.
McFee died at the scene and a post-mortem examination will be conducted on his body.
Persons with information pertaining to this investigation are asked to contact police at 1784-456-1339, 1784-456-1810, any police station, or any police officer with whom they are comfortable.
“All information will be treated confidentially. Investigations into the incident are ongoing,” police said.