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Man dies after shooting incident

March 14, 2023

The Barbados Police Service has launched an unnatural death investigation after a fatal shooting incident on Monday night.

Police say that their “Operations Control Room received a report via telephone call that there was a shooting incident at a shop located at Luke’s Avenue, Bayville, St. Michael,” around 8:58 pm on Monday, March 13, 2023. That incident resulted in the death of 35-year-old Shane Harvey, of Palm View Avenue, Bayville, St. Michael.

The Service provided more details in a statement”

“On initial response, no one interviewed could confirm shots being heard or knowledge of a shooting. However, further information was received that a 35-year-old male had been presented with a gunshot injury to the Emergency Department of the Queen Elizabeth Hospital.
That man later died whilst receiving medical treatment.”

Investigations are ongoing.

Anyone who may have witnessed or have knowledge about this incident should contact the Hastings-Worthing Police Station at 430 7614/5 or Criminal Investigations Department at 430 7189 or Police Emergency 211.

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