16 year old warded at hospital after shootout with police

A 16-year-old boy is warded at the hospital following a shootout with police officers.

According to police reports during a police, exercise officers proceeded to a house at Lendore Village, Enterprise, to execute a search warrant for arms and ammunition.

Upon approaching the house, officers observed three male suspects flee the premises and gave chase. 

While in pursuit, the suspects shot several times at the officers, who returned fire. 

One of the suspects sustained a gunshot wound to the shoulder and was later taken to the Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex hospital where he remains under police guard.

The other two suspects escaped by running into a bushy area.

Investigations are ongoing. 

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