[UPDATED] Murdered Wallerfield fish vendor’s family: He was threatened

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An early-morning shooting led to the death of a 54-year-old Wallerfield man on Wednesday.

Police said residents of Moonan Road, Wallerfield, heard gunshots at around 2 am.

A woman found the body of Deonarine Jagdeo bleeding near a gravel pit.

Arima police were called in with homicide investigators and a district medical officer, who declared Jagdeo dead.

Investigators said Jagdeo’s blue Hyundai H100 van was missing.

Police from the Homicide Bureau of Investigations Region II are continuing enquiries.