A 50 year old Debe man was killed, and his wife tied up, when armed men stormed their home at Boodoo Branch Trace shortly before 2am today.
The Trinidad Express reported that the Hemraj Sinanan was held in one room as the bandits stole valuables such as jewelry and electronics.
It says he was then shot in the head.
In another room, his wife was reportedly tied up during the ordeal.
When the men left she raised an alarm and neighbors assisted her and contacted the police.
The couple reportedly sold vegetables at the market.