Lawmen are investigating the unnatural death of a 23-year-old man.
Acting police public relations officer, acting station sergeant, Roland Cobbler said the man lost his life around 3: 20 pm while in Bleak, near Indian Ground, St Peter.
“ The deceased and his brother were working on a farm when they encountered five to six men who were traversing the area. They made some inquires and the men opened fire fatality shooting the 23-year-old,” the acting police spokesman told Barbados TODAY.
His brother escaped unharmed.
Anyone with information pertaining to this incident is asked to contact Crimestoppers at 1 800 (Tips) 8477 or police emergency number 211 or the nearest police station.