Friday 18 September, 2020

19 year old male shot in St James

A teenager had to be transported to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital (QEH) this evening after he was shot at the side of his head.

Police are yet to release the name of the 19-year-old male but said they responded to the scene of a shooting around 3 p.m. today, Tuesday, August 27, at The Garden, St. James.

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They say their investigation revealed the victim along with his 19-year-old friend were at that location when an argument ensued between one of the men and a third individual.

The victim reportedly attempted to part two men and was shot at the side of his head.

An Ambulance responded and the victim was transported to the QEH; at the time conscious, with swelling and bleeding above his left ear.

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