Friday 3 July, 2020

Masked men shoot two

The Royal Barbados Police Force is investigating yet another shooting incident which resulted in injuries.

Police report that both Leejay Walker and Henderson Hewitt were injured when they were attacked by masked men.
Acting Public Relations Officer with the Force, Station Sergeant Michael Blackman (ag), confirmed this incident to the media: 

"About 8:05 pm on Tuesday, January 15th, 2019 police responded to a report of a shooting incidents at New Orleans,  St Michael. 
"On arrival police learnt that Leejay Walker, 21 years, of 8th Avenue New Orleans, St Michael received gunshot injuries to both feet and Henderson Hewitt, 52 years, of 7th Avenue New Orleans, St Michael received gunshot injuries to his left thigh. Both men were transported to the QEH."

Station Sergeant Blackman (ag), added that they were attacked by four masked men:

"Information revealed that four masked men opened fire from an area between the 6th and 7th Avenue New Orleans, St Michael, injuring both victims. 
"Anyone who can provide any information that can assist us in the investigations is asked to contact Police Emergency at 211 Crime Stoppers at 1800TIPS or 18008477 CID at 4307189/90 or any Police Station."

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