Police Investigate Shooting Incident In Barbados

BARBADOS – BarbadosToday

Two men and a teenager are nursing gunshot wounds after a shooting incident at Waithe Land, Upper Goodland, St Michael last night.

According to police, the two men, ages 56 and 35 and the 16 year-old teenager were part of a group playing a game of cards around 8:10 p.m., when a man suddenly approached the group and opened fire.

As a result, the 56-year-old man received a gunshot to his buttocks, while a bullet grazed the left elbow of the 35-year-old. The 16-year-old received a gunshot injury to his right side.

All three victims were taken to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital by private vehicle for medical attention.

Anyone who can provide information about the incident is asked to contact the Black Rock Police Station at 417-7500 or 417-7501; police emergency at telephone number 211; Crime Stoppers at 1-800-8477 or the nearest police station.