Shots fired in West Bay

The Royal Cayman Islands Police service was investigating an incident where a firearm was discharged in West Bay on Wednesday, 10 October 2012.

At approximately 3pm today a report was received by 911 of gunshots being heard in the Watercourse Road area.

Police attended a short time later where they discovered spent shells on the road.

A search of the surrounding areas by Uniform/USG and Air Support was carried out. A 34 and 28 year old male were detained at a private residence shortly after.

Both males were subsequently arrested on Suspicion of Possession of an Unlicensed Firearm.

No persons were injured as a result of the incident.

Anyone who has any information about the crime or the suspect should contact West Bay Police Station on 949-3999, the RCIPS tip-line on 949-7777, or Crime Stoppers 800-8477 (TIPS).

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