Car Shot Up by Gunman in Trelawny, Man Injured
A Trelawny man was shot and injured by a lone assailant in the parish Tuesday night.
Police report that about 11:00pm, a motorcar with two male occupants drove up and stopped at a gate in Bunker’s Hill in Trelawny where they had gone to visit a female friend.
The passenger was in the process of calling the woman when he was surprised by a lone gunman who opened fire hitting him in his back.
The driver sped off with the injured man but, amid the onslaught of gunfire, failed to negotiate a corner and hit an embankment with the bullet-riddled car.
The driver, who was badly shaken up, and the passenger were rushed to hospital where the latter was admitted for treatment.
The Wakefield police are investigating.