Jamaican News, January 6, 2018
Montego Bay, St James (Mckoy’s News) – Two Women Shot: two women were shot and seriously injured outside the Barnett Street police station in Montego Bay, St James on Saturday, evening, January 6, as a gunman fired bullets at another man.
It is reported that the vendor was sitting outside a popular store in the vicinity of the Barnett Street police station in Montego Bay about 3:10 p.m. when a man armed with a handgun walked up and fired several shots at him.
The gunman missed his target and the bullets caught the two female shoppers to their upper bodies.
The shooter made his escape in the area on foot while the Barnett Street police officers ran from the station to the scene.
Police transported both wounded women to the Cornwall Regional Hospital where they were treated.
The shooting resulted in a massive traffic pile up as the lawmen diverted traffic.