The Royal Barbados Police Force (RBPF) conducted an operation at Green Hill, St. Michael today, in response to information received from the Anti-Gun & Gang Unit.
During this operation, around 1:05 pm, a 24-year-old male suspect was found in possession of a firearm and was shot in the left leg by police personnel. He was later transported to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital by ambulance to receive medical attention.
A second suspect, also a 24-year-old male, was taken into custody, along with one motor car and a small quantity of cannabis.
Police investigations are at a sensitive stage and the identities of these individuals are being withheld.
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