TSXM – GREAT BAY – One man was injured during a shooting that took place on Friday at 4 a.m. in the vicinity of the Tantra nightclub in Maho Reef. The victim, A.T., drove himself to the hospital for medical treatment. There were two other young men in his car.
The victim told police that he was leaving the area when several shots were fired at him. One bullet hit him in his left hand, causing a serious injury.
While police officers were on the scene of the shooting, central police dispatch informed them that the blue SUV was driving at high speed in the direction of Philipsburg. The car was later found at the hospital and turned out to belong to the victim.
Officers impounded the car for further investigation. The victim remains at the hospital for observation.