A young biker was reportedly shot by the police at Paix Bouche, Babonneau today.
The incident occurred at about 11:45 am, according to reports.
Information obtained by the Times indicates that the young motorcyclist, identified as Rick Sebastien of Paix Bouche, collided with a motor vehicle belonging to an off duty police officer but failed to stop.
It is reported that the officer gave chase and when the young man refused to halt despite warnings, discharged a round in his direction hitting the youth in the leg.
Persons on the scene said the young biker was taken to hospital and his bike put into the back of a police vehicle.