News Power Now understands that three students were shot along the Belmont Circular Road in Belmont on Wednesday.
Initial reports suggested that the students were in a vehicle when a gunman opened fire on the car.
Police believe that one of the children was the daughter of an alleged gang-leader and was the target of the shooting.
The students were taken to the Port-of-Spain General Hospital for treatment. Up to news time the students’ conditions remained uncertain.
NewsPower Now will have updates as further details become available.