Police Lose Gunmen After Car Chase

Police are claiming they “thwarted” a gun assault Monday night, when in fact they arrived on the scene after three young men were shot, and the assailants got away from them following a police chase.According to a police press release issued Tuesday afternoon (January 8).

They said the shooting was reported just after 9 p.m. on January 07 and preliminary investigations revealed that 22-year-old Calvert Francis, 18-year-old Alvin Browne and a male juvenile, all of St. Paul’s, were sitting on a wall next to Lover’s Lane Alley in St. Paul’s, when a car stopped next to them.