Southern Division police have launched a manhunt for a man who shot a woman at a bar in St Margaret’s on Friday night.
30 year old Melissa Lucas of Claxton Bay remains warded in a stable condition at the San Fernando General hospital after the man shot her at point blank range at Tropical Bar, Southern Main Road, St Margaret’s.
Police said Lucas was sitting in the bar around 9 pm when the man entered the business place with a firearm.
While the suspect ran off, patrons at the bar rushed to her aid.
The bleeding woman was taken to the hospital where she underwent emergency surgery.
A motive for the shooting remains unknown.
Anyone with information on the incident can contact Crime Stoppers at 800-TIPS.