Syrian national Killed In St Lucia

(SNO) – A Syrian national who was gunned down in Jacmel Monday afternoon has been described as a loyal customer.

Reports are that the foreign national, whose name has not been disclosed, was selling items from a vehicle when he was shot.

The incident occurred around 2 p.m. Videos of the aftermath of the shooting has appeared on Facebook and other social media.

In one of the videos, it shows the businessman lying next to a vehicle and police officers cordoning off the scene with yellow tape.

“When will this end ???…….he was my loyal customer always on his hustle,” one person wrote on social media.

Another said: “He is the Syrian that sells cigarettes in the area.”

One person wrote that the businessman was one of the “nicest” Syrians in the city.

“I can’t believe this!!!! I was sure to get a discount on any time in his store. He was one of the nicest Syrians in the city. A couple of months ago when I went to the store to purchase a pair of shoes etc. we spoke about how different the children are nowadays.”