Police are investigating the murder of a man in El Socorro on Monday morning.
The dead man was identified as Leroy Harry.
The incident reportedly took place around 12:30 am.
According to reports, Harry was standing along the roadway at Maraj Trace, El Socorro, liming with some friends when a vehicle drove past the house.
Several loud explosions were heard and the vehicle sped off.
Harry was shot several times about the body. Police said that area was known as a drug den.
The police and emergency health services were notified, however, Harry succumbed to his injuries.
Several spent shells were said to have been recovered.