A 43-year-old man has been arrested for wounding with intent in the La Horquetta area.
On Thursday 27th August, 2020, around 11 am, the victim was somewhere at Basil Matthews Street, La Horquetta, when he had an altercation with a man who allegedly used a firearm and fired one shot at him, injuring him on his hip.
The victim was rushed to the Arima Hospital by a passer-by where he underwent emergency treatment and discharged.
The suspect also sustained injuries to his head and was also treated and discharged. The suspect was arrested by officers of the La Horquetta Criminal Investigations Department.
Enquiries are continuing.