(CMR) Cayman Marl Road reported earlier on our Facebook page that a man had been shot in the district of West Bay.
Reports had reached us earlier this morning that he was shot in his abdomen and the bullet had passed through his stomach, colon and liver and his condition was grave.
The police have now confirmed the incident. According to the RCIPS shortly after 12:00AM today, Monday, 26 November, officers responded to a report of a shooting in the vicinity of Birch Tree Hill Road, West Bay. Upon arrival officers observed a male who had sustained a gunshot wound to his side. Emergency services attended and the victim has been undergoing treatment. He is believed to be in stable condition.
The matter is currently under investigation. Anyone who may have witnessed the incident or have any information is asked to contact West Bay CID at 949-3999.
Anonymous tips can be provided directly to the RCIPS via our Confidential Tip Line at 949-7777, or via our website. Tips can also be submitted anonymously via the Miami-based call centre of Crime Stoppers at 800-8477(TIPS), or online.