(SNO) – Police are investigating the shooting of a young man in Jetrine, Saltibus on Thursday morning, June 7, according to reliable sources.
The victim, Eve Etienne, who is originally from Pierrot in Vieux Fort, sustained multiple gunshot wounds and has since been admitted to hospital.
According to sources, he sustained some eight gunshot wounds, including his back and lower body, and lost an eye as a result. His current medical status is currently not known.
Police believe the shooting was gang-related, particularly linked to a recent shooting incident in the city of Castries.
The Laborie Police Station is investigating.