One man was shot and another man hit with a gun early Saturday morning outside Fete night club on West Bay Road in the Seven Mile Beach area.
According to the Royal Cayman Islands Police Service, at about 3:15 a.m. Saturday, police armed units responded to a report of shorts fired outside Fete.
“Initial reports indicated that two persons had been shot. However, once on scene police established that one male, age 26, had what appeared to be a gunshot wound, and a second male, age 29, appears to have been hit with a gun,” according to a police statement.
Both men were taken to the Cayman Islands Hospital in George Town. The man who was shot remains in the hospital in stable condition. His injury is not immediately life-threatening. The second man discharged himself from the hospital.
Police are appealing to anyone with information, or who was in the area around the time of the shooting, to contact the Criminal Investigation Department at the George Town Police Station at 949-4222.
Anonymous tips can be provided directly to the RCIPS via the Confidential Tip Line at 949-7777 or via the Miami-based call center of Crime Stoppers at 800-8477(TIPS), or online at the link: https://www.tipsubmit.com/WebTips.aspx?AgencyID=681.