Police are investigating a shooting at Fond Assau, Babonneau, where a man sustained injuries on Tuesday.
According to reports, the shooting occurred shortly before 8:00 a.m., and an ambulance transported the injured man to the OKEU Hospital.
The circumstances surrounding the shooting were not immediately apparent.
Saint Lucia Fire Service (SLFS) Communications Officer Stacy Joseph told St. Lucia Times that Babonneau Fire Station personnel responded to an alleged shooting incident at approximately 7:50 a.m.
Joseph said the responders found on the scene a male individual with several penetrating wounds to his body.
She said the responders transferred the man to an ambulance, provided emergency medical care, and transported him in stable condition to the OKEU Hospital.