Just before 5PM yesterday, police arrested a 34-year-old-man from George Town who was at the Owen Roberts International Airport preparing to leave the island. He was arrested on suspicion of attempted murder and suspicion of possession of unlicensed firearm in relation to the below incident.
The man is currently being held in custody pending further investigation.
Just after 8:30PM last night, 21 February, police and other emergency services were dispatched to Shedden Road by the 9-1-1 Communication Center, where it was reported that shots were fired at a location resulting in one man being injured.
The injured man was transported to the hospital after suffering from gunshot wounds, and was immediately treated. He remains in the hospital where he is believed to be critical but stable
The matter is being investigated by Criminal Investigations Department and detectives are encouraging anyone with information about the incident to come forward.
Anyone with information is encouraged to contact call the George Town Police Station at 949-4222.
Anonymous tips can be provided directly to the RCIPS via our Confidential Tip Line at 949-7777, or via our website. Tips can also be submitted anonymously via the Miami-based call centre of Crime Stoppers at 800-8477(TIPS), or online.
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