Police Confirm Firearms Incident In Paget

Shortly before 8:00 p.m. on Thursday 20th January, 2022, police and Paramedics responded to a report of a shooting incident at a Fritholme Gardens, Paget, residence, which left a 26-year-old male, with multiple gunshot wounds.

The victim was transported via ambulance to King Edward Hospital, where at last check he was undergoing surgery for his injuries.

Police recovered a number of spent shells as well as live ammunition at the scene.

Investigators are interested in speaking with anyone who may have seen two men a white motorcycle, traveling at speed in a westerly direction along South Road, Paget, around 8:00 o’ clock tonight.

The rider was dressed in all black clothing while the pillion passenger wore a tan jacket.

Police are also seeking information on a motorcar being driven in an erratic manner and headed east on South Road, Paget, shortly after the incident

Anyone with information on this incident or the vehicles mentioned which are believed to be linked to it, is asked to call 211, the main police number 295-0011 or, Crime Stoppers on 800-8477.

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