No one was injured but property damage was reported during a shootout between a police officer and a gunman in Castries city early Tuesday afternoon (Sept. 12).
The incident occurred between 1 p.m. and 2 p.m.
Reports are that the gunbattle broke out between the cop and the armed suspect near Riverside Road, Castries.
The shooutout ended in the Grass Street neighbourhood where the gunmen allegedly fled.
A car was was damaged in the gunbattle but no one sustained injuries.
A number of police officers including the Special Services Unit responded to the shooting.