A university student was shot and killed while visiting a female companion in St James Friday.
The deceased has been identified as 27-year-old O’Cian Heron.
Reports are that about 11:30am, Heron and a female friend were sitting in a motorcar in the Paradise Heights community when they were pounced upon by a gunman who opened fire hitting Heron.
He was rushed to the Cornwall Regional Hospital where he was pronounced dead.
A bag, containing important documents and an undisclosed sum of money was removed by the gunman who escaped in a waiting motorcar.
The female escaped unharmed.
The St James police are investigating.