Vieux Fort woman shot in the leg

Vieux Fort woman shot in the leg

A 24 year old Vieux Fort woman was shot in the leg by a masked assailant as she and a male companion walked along Clarke Street in the southern town at around midnight last night, the Times has been informed.

The woman has been identified as Tisha Collymoore of Bridge Street.

Collymoore and her boyfriend, identified as Yannick Dormant, are reported to have been accosted by a masked gunman who demanded cash.

According to information,when the couple responded that they had no money, the gunman ordered them to leave the area.

It is reported that as the couple left, Collymoore was shot in the left leg.

She was transported to St Jude Hospital via an ambulance which was summoned to the scene.

A few days earlier on Monday, February 13, 2017,  at around midnight, David Raymond alias ‘Pumpkin’ sustained a gunshot wound to the arm when one of two masked men who showed up at his home in Bruceville, Vieux Fort,  opened fire in his direction.

The masked men fled after the shooting.

Raymond was subsequently taken to hospital.

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21 Comments

  1. Anonymous
    February 19, 2017 at 5:46 pm Reply

    She’s not 24!

    1. Queen Sugar
      February 19, 2017 at 7:06 pm Reply

      What is the significance of getting her age correct? Will it change the fact that she got shot?

  2. Bella
    February 19, 2017 at 5:47 pm Reply

    There were 2 ppl walking only one got shot in the leg and its the grl …oh wow how unfortunate

    1. Anonymous
      February 19, 2017 at 6:16 pm Reply

      Yes and dmh

    2. Anonymous
      February 19, 2017 at 7:44 pm Reply

      Bell – Ha

      1. Anonymous
        February 20, 2017 at 11:25 am Reply

        i dout he was aiming for the woman, most these fools with firearms can’t shoot. oh they can pull a triggerbut where the bullet hit is another issue. He was probably firing a victory shot and hit the girl. the leg is actually a difficult target

  3. Anonymous
    February 19, 2017 at 6:24 pm Reply

    S o what her age got to do with the shooting?????????

    1. Queen Sugar
      February 19, 2017 at 7:09 pm Reply

      Much Ado about Nothing.

  4. Anonymous
    February 19, 2017 at 7:07 pm Reply

    If the gunmen asked them to leave the area why did they still shoot the girl?did she resist

  5. Anonymous
    February 19, 2017 at 7:40 pm Reply

    The only people that would be allow to walk the streets of st lucia at night would be the criminals. Maybe they will start shooting and killing one another. When will the senseless violence end . The police need to focus on getting these guns off the streets.

  6. Anonymous
    February 19, 2017 at 7:46 pm Reply

    When they doing that, you’ll the people complaining, you’ll have all the most to say. Stupid people

  7. jj
    February 19, 2017 at 8:13 pm Reply

    Right now u cannot even leave your home thinking u will return safe .These criminals want to take over St.lucia it high people start walking with the weapon (Words deleted) tired of these (Word deleted).

  8. lord help us
    February 19, 2017 at 10:53 pm Reply

    this is so sad. my heart cries for humanity. born to suffer. even when you’re tryng to lead a good life, u still get caught in the cross fire. i pray for st lucia & the the almighty creator of heaven & earth protect his children. Lord keep us safe. you know our hearts desire lord. intervene. take over this land lord. in Jesus name. amen. hallelujah

  9. sharonterrell
    February 20, 2017 at 12:00 am Reply

    It seems strange to me that a shooting would take place two people walking a man and a woman,and they would shoot the woman and leave the man.Did the shooter know the female.Or is the criminals targeting women now.

  10. Anonymous
    February 20, 2017 at 12:05 am Reply

    We are so quick to call on the Lord when bad things happen. Do you not know that the Lord does not hear you cries, why? Because you do not keep his commandments. Do you not know that we are in our current conditions due to sin. Yes the sins of our fore parents who disobey God and followed the heathen nations. No convince…. Read Deutoronomy Chapter 28. The whole chapter. And if you are interested to know more about who you are as a people and what to do to be covered by God’s grace visit IsraelUnited.org and learn who you and the people of the Caribbean Islands are

  11. Anonymous
    February 20, 2017 at 9:58 am Reply

    Right now the new right is wrong and the new wrong is right, we brought this on ourselves especially when people believe they have so much rights those days but you know what it will take a miracle to control this level of violence.

  12. Tired of these shootings
    February 20, 2017 at 10:09 am Reply

    These masks men are going to kill someone if they are not caught sooner than later.

  13. Anonymous
    February 20, 2017 at 12:14 pm Reply

    ORC that is all i have to say!

  14. Glam squad
    February 20, 2017 at 1:26 pm Reply

    Omg… Tisha 😭😭😭sigh! I kept telling u u need to be careful wen leaving work….tht job aself. Smh these employers out there need to make sure tht their enployees get home safe. This is pure nonesense! Risking ur life for a lil daily bread! Things r getting rough in st. Lucia.. I hope u’ll b ok !

  15. anne
    February 20, 2017 at 6:43 pm Reply

    Make sense out of nonsense glam squad. She was out of work already .right where her work is and where she got shot is different. Know story before u speak.she was on her rendezvous…

  16. thinking
    February 21, 2017 at 8:02 am Reply

    Aa y is it that every.comment has a reply from a specific person… N the person seems heartless😟😟 mwehh mem

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