Police investigate firearm incident

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ANGUILLA — The Royal Anguilla Police Force is investigating an alleged firearm incident which occurred at The Valley Food Court also known as The Strip on Thursday 31st March 2016 shortly after 10:00pm.

Preliminary investigations at the scene suggest that a firearm was involved and may have been accidentally discharged resulting in a none life threatening wound to a young man.

As the Police continues the investigation into this matter they are appealing to members of the public who may have been in the area of The Strip and may have witnessed this shooting incident or have any information regarding this shooting to contact the Valley Police Station with such information.

The telephone number is 497-2333 and asks for the Major Crime Unit or to speak to any Police Officer of their choice.

Additionally information can be sent via the RAPF Tips Website by logging on to www.gov.ai/911 or email AXA911@yahoo.com which are both secure websites.