For Sarah Perez, who is the head of her household, it is a constant struggle to keep up with rising food prices.
Perez lives in Chaguanas with her daughter and two grandchildren.
A fourteen-year-old girl is dead after a male relative shot her in her chest.
Murchanna Lavia was shot dead at her Petit Valley home last night.
The male relative was reportedly playing with a gun when it accidentally went off, hitting the teen in her chest.
She died on the scene. Details are emerging.