Cop shot in leg while on patrol

3 years ago

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A Police Constable is nursing a gunshot wound to his leg after being shot by gunmen whilst on patrol in Torrington Park, Kingston Tuesday night.

Reports are that about 9:30 p.m., the policeman who was part of a team on patrol approached a group of men in the community.

The police say during that process, one of the men pulled a firearm and shot at them.

The Constable was hit in the leg.

The gunmen escaped in the area however the police say at least two of the men are known to them.

The Kingston West police are investigating.

The Corporate Communications Unit (CCU) confirmed the reports.