The Hanover police are now probing the murder of a teenager who was shot multiple times in his community Sunday night.

The deceased has been identified as 18 -year-old Royan Gowan of Claremont, Hanover.

Reports are that about 10 pm, residents of Claremont heard several loud explosions and alerted the police, who upon their arrival, saw Gowan suffering from what appeared to be gunshot wounds to his head and other parts of his body. He was rushed to the Noel Holmes Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

No motive have so far been established for the killing.