The man who was shot in his head and killed on Sunday in the Pigotts area has been identified.
He is Sean Joseph of Bendals, a father of two.
Residents reported hearing three gunshots shortly before 7 p.m. and had reported the matter to the police.
Joseph was found lying face down in a pool of blood in the middle of the street and raised the alarm.
He was said to be wearing a pair of long jeans with a white vest and a pair of slippers.
The body was pronounced dead at approximately 9 p.m. by Dr Delrose Christian.
Police Inspector Frankie Thomas said that investigations are ongoing into the matter. This is the 19th homicide recorded in Antigua and Barbuda so far.