Friday 19 July, 2019

Man shot in St. John

Police are investigating a shooting incident which occurred in Cheshire, St. John just before noon today. 

A St. Michael man was injured as a result of the shooting, he is 22-year-old Shaquille Jabarry Callender of Odessa McClean Drive, My Lords Hill.  

According to police reports, around 11:49 am two men travelling in a truck had stopped at a residence located in Cheshire. The driver got out of the vehicle to speak to another man when the shooter, who was walking towards the truck, pulled a firearm and shot at the passenger and then ran away. 

Callender received two gunshots wounds - one to his lower right back and the other to his right knee. He was taken to QEH for medical attention.

His injuries were not life threatening and he remains in serious but stable condition. 

Any person who may have witnessed this incident or have any knowledge of it should contact Police emergency at 211; District C Police Station at 4168200 / 8201 or Crime Stoppers 1 800 8477 (TIPS).  

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