The suspects, 17-year-old Melvin Gustave of Entrepot and 19-year-old Ossazi Charles of Marchand, Castries have been admitted at Victoria Hospital, a police press release stated.
The release further stated that at about 2:15 a.m. on Friday, October 4, 2013, officers attached to the Criminal Investigations Department were apprised of a burglary at Prio’s Bar in Cul De Sac, Castries and immediately proceeded to the scene.
On arrival, police said they received information that two armed, masked men entered the bar and demanded that everyone lay down on the floor.
The lawmen were also informed that a licensed firearm holder, who was present, fired several shots in the direction of the gunmen, hitting them in the process.
A weapon suspected to have been used in the incident was recovered and the licensed firearm holder is currently assisting police with investigations.