The Royal Grenada Police Force (RGPF) is currently investigating a shooting incident in the town of St. George last week which left one man nursing a gunshot wound at the St. George’s General Hospital.
THE NEW TODAY understands that 35-year old Michael John of Victoria, St. Mark is currently warded at the hospital after receiving a single gunshot wound to his right leg from Fabian Charles of Springs, St. George, the owner of a licensed firearm.
The incident reportedly occurred around 5:00 p.m. last Wednesday at Cross Street, St. George, near to Wee-FM radio station.
There are unconfirmed reports that John and Charles were engaged in an altercation on the morning of January 1 on Port Highway, St. George, which resulted in the latter receiving a stab wound.
Two days later, the two had another encounter and the police were called in to assist.
According to reports, John attempted to flee the scene as the police arrived and Charles ran after him and shot the man in the leg.
The matter is currently under police investigation.