Friday 16 November, 2018

Ex-cop battling for life following attack in St Elizabeth

A former policeman is in hospital battling for his life following an attack by gunmen in St. Elizabeth late Friday.

Reports are that the about 8:00 p.m., the 42-year-old man, who is now employed as a security guard, was driving a motorcycle on the Luana main road when he was attacked and shot by men hiding in bushes.

The men then fled from the area.

The injured victim was rushed to hospital by a motorist who was passing the area and saw him on the side of the road. He has since been admitted in serious condition.

Police have since launched a search for the men who carried out the attack.