Basseterre, St. Kitts, September 25, 2018 – Hours after police confirmed a shooting incident in the New Road area on Sunday a young man was shot dead late Tuesday afternoon in the neighbouring village of Shadwell, less than a half a mile away.
Police said 25-year-old Glenford Percival of New Road Housing Project received gunshot injuries to his leg.
“His assailants are said to have been transported in a dark coloured, heavily-tinted vehicle while they shot at him. He also sustained other bruises while running from the area. Percival is currently warded at the J.N.F. Hospital in a stable condition where he is receiving treatment for his injuries,” a police statement said Tuesday.
Hours after the police statement, there are reports that a young man was murdered in cold blood Tuesday afternoon.
According to a source, the dead youth has been identified as Shakeem Caesar.