A civilian discharged a firearm on Laborie Street, Castries, after two males snatched a bag from a hospital employee and ran off.
The duo escaped, according to reports.
In confirming the incident which took place on Thursday, law enforcement officials told St Lucia Times that no one is believed to have been injured.
According to the officials, the male hospital employee’s bag contained an undisclosed sum of money.
They said that the incident occurred near the Basilica of the Immaculate Conception.
On the same day, masked gunmen robbed Ti J’s Ultramart supermarket in Marchand, escaping with $240 in cash.