Police confirm weekend shooting in Newtown

MyVueNews Staff Writer

Basseterre, St. Kitts, 8th January, 2019 (MyVueNews.com) – Police are investigating the shooting of a Newtown man over the weekend.

According to a Police press release, 24-year-old Kevin Phillip of Reversion Street was shot on 5th January by unknown assailants as he walked down Reversion Street.

Reports indicate that Phillip and other persons were walking down the street when three assailants opened fire on them. As they ran, Phillip was struck by a bullet.

Phillip was taken to the JNF General Hospital in a private vehicle, and was treated and discharged, Police informed.

Police are appealing to anyone with information on this shooting to contact the Violent Crime Unit at 467-1887, 467-1888, or 662-3468.