(SNO) – At least three people, including a woman, sustained gunshot injuries in two separate incidents in the city of Castries between last evening and this morning, according to reports.
A male was shot in his legs at Vigie Beach around 9 p.m. and he was transported by ambulance to Victoria Hospital in stable condition. The circumstances surrounding this incident is not clear.
Two persons – a male and female – were shot and injured in the second incident that occurred in the Bois Patat/Morne Du Don area shortly after midnight.
The female, known as Sandra, sustained a gunshot wound to the face/mouth while the male was shot in the upper body/chest area.
Reports are that the male, after being shot, ran to Black Stars where he was picked up by police about 12:56 a.m. and transported to the hospital in stable condition.
The woman was picked up by ambulance around 1:23 a.m. and transported to hospital in stable condition.
No additional information was available.