Attempted murder charges filed

George Town detectives have charged a 20-year-old man with attempted murder following a shooting which occurred on Shedden Road on August 1.

Barrington Roy Williams Jr of George Town is due to appear in court on Wednesday. Williams was arrested by officers on Friday, September 1 in connection with the shooting which resulted in a man suffering injuries to his hand and arm.

On August 1, the 911 Emergency Communications Centre received a call at 4:25am reporting that shots had been fired in the parking lot of the Nevlaw Building and that a man had an injury to his hand. Police and medics responded and the victim was taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.