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'Driver' shot @ Paraquita Bay

September 20th, 2016 | Tags: shooting Paraquita Bay HLSCC driver shot RVIPF
Police are investigating a shooting incident in Paraquita Bay early this morning, September 20, 2016 in which a man was injured. Photo: VINO/File
ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Information reaching our newsroom is that there was a shooting incident in Paraquita Bay early this morning, September 20, 2016 and at least one person was injured.

According to reports, the incident took place sometime before 3: 00 A.M. in the vicinity of H. Lavity Stoutt Community College campus.

Police have since confirmed the incident.

“Officers of the Criminal Investigation Department are conducting investigations into a shooting incident early this morning where a driver received injuries while on the Blackburne Highway in the area of Paraquita Bay,” a press release from the Royal Virgin Islands Police Force today, September 20, 2016 stated.

Police said the driver was treated at Peebles Hospital and has since been released.

“Police are presently ascertaining the details surrounding the incident. We will share this information when it becomes available,” the press release also stated.

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