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Aug 17, 2015

Seventeen-year-old Victim of Drive-by Shooting

Exactly twenty-four hours later, on Sunday morning, shots rang out at the corner of Mapp and Cran streets in the city. A seventeen-year-old was targeted by gunmen in a vehicle; he was hit to the left leg and taken to the K.H.M.H. for medical assistance. Regional Commander of the Eastern Division North, Assistant Commissioner Dezerie Phillips says that police are looking for two persons for questioning.


ACP Dezerie Phillips, Regional Commander, Eastern Division North

“A seventeen year old male who was walking at the corner of Mapp and Cran Street sometime after three a.m. and heading towards North Front Street, he reported that he heard shots that came from a moving vehicle that passed him and realized that he was shot to the left leg. He is presently at the Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital receiving treatment. He is in a stable condition and the police are seeking two persons for questioning.”

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