2 minors, 1 adult shot in San Pedro, Ambergris Caye
Posted: Sunday, August 13, 2017. 3:35 p.m. CST.
By BBN Staff: Last night around 9:10, acting upon information received of a shooting incident, San Pedro Police visited the San Pedro Town Poly Clinic where they saw three male persons suffering from gunshot wounds.
The victims were identified as two minors (9 and 12 years old) and an adult. The 9 year old received gunshot wound to his left wrist, the 12 year old was shot to the right side of his buttocks, and the adult was shot to the left side of his abdomen and to his left leg.
Police investigation reveals that around 9, the victims were in the yard of Easy Does It A&A Wood Work Shop in the San Pedrito area, when two gunmen wearing black t-shirts with dark/blue rags covering their nose and mouth came in front of the establishment and fired several shots towards the crowd.
All three victims were later transported to the KHMH for further treatment.
Two of the victims who are minors are in a stable condition and the adult is in a critical condition.
Police have detained two persons as investigations continue.
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