On 16th December 2014, members of the Violent Crime Unit, Crime Scene Unit, Criminal Investigations Department, Special Services Unit and Drug Squad responded to a report made of a shooting incident that occurred on Sanddown Road, Newtown at around 7:50am. Initial investigations reveal that Keshawn Ritchen of Sanddown Road was walking in a southern direction on the said street, when he was attacked by an unknown assailant. Mr Ritchen suffered from gunshot wounds and was taken to JNF Hospital for treatment. The scene was processed by Crime Scene Unit and evidences were taken into Police custody.
Anyone who has information pertaining to this shooting incident is asked to call Violent Crime Unit at 467-1886/1887/1888 or 662-9336 or the nearest Police Station or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-8477 (TIPS). Remember your information will be treated with confidentiality and you maybe eligible to receive a reward,