Two shot in separate incidents, one in critical condition

Police are conducting investigations into two separate shooting incidents.

Those incidents occurred yesterday and today.

During the first incident which occurred around 9:45 pm yesterday, at 1stAve, Weekes Land, Good land, St. Michael, Devon Best, 21 years, of Bank Hall, St. Michael, received one gunshot injury to his left arm. He was transported to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital by ambulance for medical attention. He was treated and discharged.

The second incident occurred around 00:10 am today at Fairfield Main Road, Black Rock, St. Michael, where Brian Cumberbatch, 47 years, of Strathclyde, St. Michael was shot multiple times about the body. 

He was transported to the QEH by private motor vehicle for medical attention.  His condition is listed as critical.

Police are appealing to anyone who can provide any information to assist with these investigations, to contact the Black Rock Police Station at telephone numbers 4177500, or 4177505. Police emergency at 211, Crime Stopper at 1800 TIPPS (8477), or the nearest police station.

All information received will be strictly confidential.