BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -– An investigation is underway about an incident in which a man was shot and injured on Sept. 23 at about 3 p.m. in the New Road area.

The Royal St. Christopher and Nevis Police Force indicates preliminary investigations revealed 25-year-old Glenford Percival of New Rod Housing Project received gunshot injuries to his leg. His assailants are said to have been transported in a dark coloured, heavily tinted vehicle while they shot at him. He also sustained bruises while running from the area. Percival is currently warded at the J.N.F. Hospital in a stable condition where he is receiving treatment for his injuries.

Investigations into the matter are ongoing and persons with information about the incident are urged to contact the Violent Crime Unit by dialing 467-1887 or 467-1888, 662-3468.