A 16-year-old student from a Kingston school was attacked and shot by gunmen in Greater Portmore, St Catherine on Wednesday.
Reports are that about 9:30;p.m., the male student was walking home when he was attacked by three men armed with firearms.
The men ordered him to lie face down on the ground. The student ran and the men opened gunfire at him.
The student was struck on his chin from one of the bullets.
He has since been admitted in hospital.