Jamaica News, March 31, 2018 – Greater Portmore Teenage Boy Shot
St Catherine, Jamaica (Mckoy’s News) – The St Catherine police say they are now carrying out a search in the parish for three armed men who shot and injured a 16-year-old schoolboy on Wednesday.
According to St Catherine police detectives, the 16-year-old victim is presently at the hospital in stable condition.
The police have reported that shortly after 9:00 p.m., on Wednesday, March 28, the student was walking home along the roadway in the Greater Portmore Community in the parish of St Catherine when he was held at gunpoint by the three men.
It is further reported that the gunmen ordered the student to lay on his stomach, but, he ran from the scene and was shot at by the gunmen.
Reportedly, the teenage boy received gunshot wounds to his leg and was later assisted to the Spanish Town Hospital where he was treated and admitted.