A Bataca man sustained a bullet wound to the right thigh.
According to Public Relations Officer of the Dominica Police Force, Inspector Simon Edwards, Nasio St.Hilliaire, a male adult of Bataca was shot in his right thigh from a round discharged from a 9mm pistol.
The incident occurred in Bataca in the vicinity of Burn’s Supermarket over the weekend.
St Hiliare was transported to the Accident and Emergency department of the Princess Margaret Hospital (PMH) and is currently a patient at the PMH.
The identity of the assailant or the whereabouts of the weapon has not been released to Vibes News.
Currently one individual is assisting the police with investigations.
More details relating to this incident will be given subsequently.