A woman was killed near Angie's Roti Shop on Picadilly Street this morning.
The shooter escaped by running up Bart Street East Dry River.
Early reports say the woman, Felicia Dyer-Francis is the mother of a police officer attached to Besson Street police station.
Dyer-Francis was reportedly on her way to church, in a white Tiida vehicle, when the incident took place.
The shooting took place at 11 am and Dyer-Francis died at hospital.
Police believe the woman's murder is linked to her son's job.
More as this story develops.