The Violent Crime Unit (VCU) of the Royal St. Christopher and Nevis Police Force is investigating a shooting incident which occurred near the Strip area on the night of May 4. 27 year old Kazard Brookes of Lime Kiln Project was rushed into surgery and is in serious but stable condition. Initial investigation revealed that Kazard Brookes and a friend were standing next to their vehicles when they were attacked by armed masked assailants. Anyone who having Information pertaining to this incident is asked to call the VCU at 662-9336, the nearest police station, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-8477 (TIPS). Remember, your information will treated with confidence and you maybe eligible FOR a reward.