Tuesday 20 October, 2020

Shooting incident in Tweedside Road leaves woman injured

[Update: 10:48 am, September 20] 

Police are requesting the public's assistance to locate a man wanted in connection with the aggravated burglary which occurred along Tweedside Road, St Michael Saturday night. 

The man is about 5 feet 7 inches tall, dark complexion with a low haircut. He was last seen wearing a black hat, black T-shirt and black 3/4 pants. It is believed that he may have injuries in the form of burns to his face, head and/or upper torso.

Anyone who may know of the identity or whereabouts of the person described should immediately contact the Police Emergency at 211, C.I.D at 430-7189, any police station or Crime Stoppers at 1 800 8477 (TIPS).

 

[Original story: 10:35 am, September 20] 

A female is nursing gunshot wounds after a shooting incident last night in Tweedside Road, St Michael. 

Police report that the shooting which occurred around 8:13 pm was a result of an attempted robbery at an establishment in the area.

The woman whose name has yet to be released was shot in her leg by a man. She was transported to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital by private vehicle and is hospitalized with a broken right femur as a result of the gunshot injury to her right thigh. 

Lawmen are continuing investigations surrounding the incident. 

 

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