Robbers and a businessman engaged in a gun battle at a local hardware (Sky Mar hardware) in High Gate St Mary this morning (November 1).
It is alleged that 3 men attempt to rob a hardware store when the owner intervene and fired shots, one man was left with gun shot wounds while the others escaped.
When the police arrived on the scene a man believed to be in his early 20's was found suffering from gunshot wounds. He was then taken to a nearby hospital by the police.
One person who witness the incident exclaimed “I was at the hospital this morning, I don’t think he is going to make it”. ”Him look like him never know the place so him couldn't get away”.
More updates soon...