Thursday 22 October, 2020

Two injured in Christmas Eve shooting

Two men were shot hours before Christmas Day close to one of the victim's home.

Police are carrying out investigations into the shooting incident which occurred about 9pm yesterday, Tuesday, December 24, at Perfection Road in Bush Hall, St Michael, causing injury to two persons.

According to police, the brief facts of the incident available at present indicate that two males - Lennox Hoyte, 23 years of Bush Hall, St Michael and Kaspien Mayers, 41years of Cave Hill, St Michael.

Hoyte and Hall were reportedly liming on a 'Block' at Perfection Road, Bush Hall in St Michael, when two males both armed with guns approached them and discharged their firearms in their direction.

Both victims received multiple injuries about the body and were transported to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital (QEH) by ambulance. 

Police investigations are ongoing.

The Royal Barbados Police Force is asking anyone who may have information that can assist in the investigation to contact the Police Emergency at 211 Crime Stoppers at 1800TIPS or District A Police Station at 430-7242.

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