Police investigating a report of shooting at with intent

(RSCNPF): The Violent Crimes Unit is investigating an incident of shooting at with intent that resulted in one person being injured.

The incident occurred around 11.00am today, Thursday (May 19) in the Cayon area.

Investigations have revealed that a 32 year old male resident of Cayon, while walking in the vicinity of the Seventh Day Adventist Church was shot at by an unknown assailant(s). He sustained a gunshot injury to his hand.

The victim was transported to the Joseph N. France General Hospital by Police vehicle, where he received treatment.

The scene was processed by the police.

The police urges any person who may have seen anything out of the ordinary in the area this morning to call the Police with the information. To convey information to the police residents are encouraged to call any Police Station or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-8477(TIPS).