Monday 20 November, 2017

Shooting at St James basic school; parent shot

The St James police are now probing the shooting of a parent who went to collect his child at an early childhood institution on Tuesday afternoon.

Reports are that about 2:00 pm, the father went to the Challenge Basic School to pick up his child when he was pounced upon and shot by two men who walked onto the school compound.

The injured man was taken to the Cornwall Regional Hospital where he was admitted. His condition is not immediately known.

The two attackers escaped the area on foot.

No motive has been established for the shooting.

The incident has left the young children and the entire school staff traumatized.