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UPDATE: Silver Hill shooting victim dies

[UPDATE: 6:52 pm, Sunday, October 22, 2017]

Andrew Prescod succumbed to his injuries today. 

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[UPDATE: 6:30 pm, Saturday, October 21, 2017]

The shooting incident which occurred sometime around 11:35 pm, on Friday, October 20, 2017, whilst at Silver Hill, Christ Church, has left Andrew Prescod, 34 years of Welches, Oistins, Christ Church, fighting for his life.

Prescod is at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital (QEH). He remains critical.

[Original Post: 3:00 am, Saturday, October 21, 2017]

A 34-year-old man is in critical condition at the hospital after being shot in the head around 11:35 p.m. on Friday, October 20, at Silver Hill, Christ Church.

Two women in their twenties were also injured during the incident.

According to preliminary police investigations, the three victims were in the area sitting and liming with others, when suddenly several gunshots were heard coming from the opposite side of the road. The man received a gunshot to the head, while a 21-year-old woman was shot in her right knee and a 29-year-old woman was grazed by a bullet in her chin.

The man and the 21-year-old were taken to the QEH by ambulance for medical attention, while the other woman opted to seek private medical attention.

Police investigations are continuing and anyone who can provide any information to assist with the investigation is being asked to contact the Oistins Police Station, at 418-2612, or 418-2658, Police Emergency number “211”, Crime Stoppers at 1-800 –TIPS (8477), or the nearest police station.

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