Police are investigating a shooting incident on Dauphin Street, Gros Islet, about 7:00 pm on Thursday, which resulted in a young male whom investigators identified only as ‘Flyin’ sustaining multiple gunshot wounds.
According to reports, the victim was sitting on a step near the old Gros Islet police station when a lone gunman opened fire at him.
The Gros Islet fire station responded after receiving a call for help and transported the victim by ambulance to the OKEU Hospital.
Emergency responders said the young man had sustained four gunshot wounds including two to the chest, but was in stable condition when they left him in the care of OKEU medical personnel.
Officers are yet to arrest a suspect in connection with the shooting.
There are no further details at this time.