BRITTONS HILL MAN IN SERIOUS BUT STABLE CONDITION AFTER MOST RECENT DRIVE-BY SHOOTING
Police responded to reports of a shooting at London Road, Brittons Hill, St. Michael at about 10:15 on the night of Friday, 23rd November.
On arrival, officers discovered Leon Lawrence of Canevale Crescent, Christ Church or Brittons Hill, St Michael received multiple gunshot injuries and was transported to the QEH by private transportation.
Leon Lawrence’s condition is listed as Serious but stable having received several non life threatening wounds about his body.
Further investigations revealed Leon Lawrence and others were at a shop in the area of Liverpool Road and London Road, Brittons Hill, when they were attacked by several men all armed with guns.
A motor vehicle involved in the incident received gunshot damage and is in police possession for forensic examination.
Investigations are continuing. Anyone who can provide any information that can assist in the investigations is asked to contact the Hotline of 211, Hastings Police at 430-7608, Crime Stoppers at 1-800-8477(TIPS) or your nearest Police Station – all details will be kept strictly confidential.
- Michael Blackman – Sgt.
Public Relations Officer (Ag)