Members of the Royal St. Christopher and Nevis Police responded to a report of a shooting incident at Upper Shaw Avenue on Tuesday 26 May 2015, which occurred about 1:20 pm.
Initial investigations revealed that a young man was sitting on an empty plot of land at Upper Shaw Avenue when he was attacked by an unknown assailant who discharged a loaded fire arm at him. Both victim and assailant fled the scene; the assailant fled in an awaiting white motor car, and no one was reported injured to the police.
The assailant is described as:
5 feet 7 inches tall
dark in complexion
wearing a white T-shirt, 3/4 blue jeans pant, and a rasta Tam
hair dread locks
Anyone who has information pertaining to this incident is ask to contact the Violent Crime Unit (VCU) at 467-1886, 467-1887, or 467-1888, the nearest police station, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-8477 (TIPS). Remember, you do not have to provide your personal information and you maybe eligible to receive a reward.