A female Correctional Officer in uniform was shot on her way to work Thursday morning after 7.00 a.m., multiple sources have confirmed.
According to information obtained by St Lucia Times, the incident occurred near the Vieux Fort Square.
The female Correctional Officer was walking towards a pick up point, when a lone gunman alighted from a vehicle that was following her and opened fire, reliable sources told St Lucia Times.
Th woman, described as a young officer, is said to have been hit in the leg.
She was conveyed to hospital via ambulance, according to reports.
More details later.