POLICE OFFICER IN HOSPITAL FOLLOWING A SHOOTING INCIDENT
According to reports, shortly after 1:30am on Saturday 18th July 2015, police responded to a report of a traffic accident at East Street south. When police arrived on the scene they met a vehicle on the side of the road with extensive damages. The officers on examining the inside of the vehicle found an off duty Police Constable suffering from a gunshot wound. The officer was rushed to hospital, where he remains in critical condition.