Police said Henry and his friend were walking along Inner Relief Road Bridge at about 8:05 p.m. when his friend told him to run.
Shots were fired in their direction and Henry sustained one to his right leg. He was rushed to Victoria Hospital by minibus. He is currently in stable condition.
A source told St. Lucia News Online that around six to eight explosions were heard.
Faux-A-Chaud/Hospital Road area has been the scene of an alleged gang war since last year.
The most recent victims are:
– 30-year-old Vinton “Tanny” Clement of Faux-A-Chaud, Castries, who was shot near the “slums/slabs” in Faux-A-Chaud on Saturday, July 11, 2014 at about 11:20 p.m. when two masked gunmen entered the area firing randomly. A 19-year-old, Akim George of Hospital Road, Castries, has been charged in connection with Clement’s death.
– 27-year-old Shervon Chris Alexis aka “Chunky” in Faux-A-Chaud, Castries, who was shot at about 11:30 p.m. on June 11, 2014 while he sat near the entrance of his house in the slums/slab at Faux-A-Chaud. No one has been charged for his death to date.