Teens shot by man on bike back

February 27, 2018

The Westmoreland police are investigating a case of double shooting on Cooke Street in Savanna-la-Mar last Sunday, which left two teenagers nursing injuries.

The teens, 14 and 19 years old, are in hospital in stable condition.

Reports are that the boys were standing along the roadway when two men approached on a motorcycle.

THE WESTERN STAR gathered that pillion rider reportedly opened gunfire hitting the 14-year-old in his left thigh and the 19-year-old in the right leg and abdomen.

Our news team was told that they were both rushed to the Savanna-la-Mar Hospital for treatment.

The police's Corporate Communications Unit confirmed reports, and told THE WESTERN STAR that investigations are ongoing.

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