A 27-year-old man was shot six times on Sunday at approximately 00:15 h in ‘D’ Field Sophia, Greater Georgetown by an unidentifiable male who was a pillion rider on a motorcycle.
They Break News understands that the victim was standing in front of Odingo Shop to the southern side of the street when he was confronted by two men on a red and white motorcycle.
An argument ensued between the victim and the men during which the pillion rider whipped out a firearm from the waist of his pants and discharged several rounds at the 27-year-old man.
The two suspects after discharging the rounds made their escape west on the said street.
The victim was taken to the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation by an unknown person, where he is admitted as a patient and is presently undergoing surgery.
His condition is regarded as stable though he sustained one gunshot wound to his chest, one to his thigh, one to his groin, one to his buttocks, one to his back, and another to his lower abdomen.
Checks were made for the suspects but they were not located. Investigations are ongoing