Princes Town man killed 2 minutes from home

Mark Stephen, 41, got into a van with his friend Ozzy at around 4:20 am this morning at his Valley Lane, New Grant home. Less than two minutes later the friends were ambushed by a gunman and killed.

Residents said they heard gunshots and, when they checked, found Stephen slumped in the front passenger seat and Ozzy slumped behind the steering wheel of the black van.

Both men worked at an offshore company in Port of Spain.

Princes Town police and Homicide Bureau Region III are investigating.