POLICE were called to the scene of a fatal shooting on Olde Corner off East Street this afternoon.
The incident happened around 1pm.
Head of the Central Detective Unit Supt Paul Rolle told reporters at the scene that the two men approached the victim as he played dominoes.
The victim was shot several times. The assailants fled the scene on foot.
The Tribune understands that the victim was released from prison last week.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 911 or 919, the Central Detective Unit at 502-9991 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 328-TIPS.
See tomorrow's Tribune for more details.