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Downtown shooting leaves seven injured

Published:Thursday | March 5, 2015 | 3:12 AM

Seven people including a Police Officer, were shot and injured in the vicinity of Captain’s Bakery on King’s Street during what has been described as a confrontation between the Police and criminals last evening.

The police say about 6:45 yesterday evening four men armed with guns, engaged a Police team that was on patrol in the area in a shootout.

They say after the shooting, it was discovered that seven people had received gunshot wounds, including a Police Officer.

The police say all injured persons were taken to the hospital where they are being treated.

The Independent Commission of Investigations (INDECOM) and Police investigators were at the scene up to late last night collecting evidence.