Basseterre, St. Kitts. November 27, 2018.- A 17 year old male is recovering from a gunshot wound to his hand, sustained on November 25, while Police continue to their investigations into the matter to identify the perpetrators.
According to a Police report, the juvenile was on the compound of the former Basseterre High School at about 1:30 a.m. when two or three gunmen opened fire at him.
Specifics of the incident, especially the time and location of the occurrence, have triggered huge social responses.
Law enforcement officials are grappling with repeated calls for a long term plan of action to address mounting concerns about crime and violence.