Barbados has recorded its second murder for the year.
Police say the deceased, Ronald Rudder, was sitting alone at a house located at Ridgeway, The Pine, St Michael around 5:15p.m. when several gunshots were heard. Other persons who were in the vicinity socializing ran away. However, they discovered Rudder lying on the road when they returned. He was transported to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital by private vehicle where he was pronounced dead.
Anyone with information that can assist police with their investigations is being asked to contact Police Emergency 211, Crime Stoppers at 1 800 8477 or the nearest police station.