Female prison officer shot in Vieux Fort

By SNO Staff

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(SNO) — Police are investigating the shooting of a female correctional officer in Vieux Fort Thursday morning, according to reliable sources.

The officer, 38 years old, was reportedly on her way to work when she was shot in the leg, sources said.

The incident occurred around 7 a.m. on Clarke Street, near the Vieux Fort Square.

Details are sketchy at this point, however reports are that the woman was walking when a lone gunman opened fire at her direction, before escaping in a vehicle.

The officer was transported to hospital by ambulance in stable condition.

No one has been formally arrested.


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  1. The mob claims if you ain't working for him you don't deserve to live,but if he really needs you he will instill fear in you and you will have to accept the offer cause you don't wanna die.
    Fear have been instilled in almost everyone in vf.
    When I mention his name people watch me and say don't talk about him on their block.
    But judgement must be served

  2. I want police to come an arrest u martin

  3. During the election campaign Chastanet said Kenny could not make St Lucians safe but he will. Where is the safety Chastanet? Look right now correctional officers life is at stake and that is because of you.i want the criminals to attack the politicians now.

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