Tuesday 15 October, 2019

Police identify teen shot in Christ Church

The Royal Barbados Police Force has identified the male shot in Rendezvous, Christ Church yesterday.

He is 19-year-old Allamby from Bamboo Road, St Lawrence.

Acting Public Relations Officer with the Force, Sergeant Michael Blackman, had initially reported the incident without revealing the identity of the victim around 10:30pm on Tuesday. 

"Police are currently on the scene of a shooting incident at Evelyn rd Rendezvous Christ Church. A male was shot in the abdomen and is presently en route to QEH via ambulance."

But the victim's identity was released this morning.

"The male shot at Evelyn Terrace Golf Club Road has been identified as Brandon Allamby, 19 years, of Bamboo Road, St Lawrence, Christ Church."

This incident follows a recent shooting death at Bamboo Road last Friday. 

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Sergeant Blackman urged members of the public to provide any details they could to assist with both of these investigations:

"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 Worthing Police Station at 4307614 or any police station." 

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