Shot and injured, was Mikhail Liburd, by two armed assailants, at his home in Bird Rock, situated in East Basseterre, St. Kitts.
Mikhail is the 27 year old son of politician and PAM candidate for East Basseterre, Ian Patches Liburd, who is also a well known talk show host on Sugar City FM radio. He was said to have been shot multiple times.
Unlike the case that occurred only the night before in McKnight, this time police are reporting that five (5) persons are currently in their custody assisting with investigation.
They have also gotten hold of one (1) semi-automatic pistol and a number of rounds of ammunition that were recovered and taken into police custody.
A police report indicated that members of the Royal St. Christopher and Nevis Police Force, St. Kitts and Nevis Defense Force, and ROSS University Local Constables K9 Unit responded to the shooting incident which occurred at Bird Rock about 12:04 am.
Liburd was however lucky and was hospitalized overnight for what authorities called, “Non- fatal injuries”.