Police probe Worthing shooting

Police are investigating a shooting that occurred in the early hours of this morning.

Lawmen report that at about 1:50 a.m. on Friday, JuneĀ 16, 2023, along Worthing, Christ Church a man was walking in the area of the Republic Bank, Worthing, Christ Church when he encountered two males dressed in all black and ski masks, pointing a gun at him.

One of the men shot him in his right thigh. The men then ran off and left the area in a white motor car.

The victim ran to a nearby business asked for help and was subsequently transported for medical treatment in a private motor car.

Anyone who can provide any information that can assist with these investigations is asked to call the Hastings/Worthing Police Station at 430-7608, Police Emergency 211, Crime Stoppers at 1800-TIPS (8477) or the nearest Police Station. (PR)