Police are conducting investigations into a shooting incident which occurred around 7:35 p.m. yesterday at Eden Lodge, St Michael.
Demarco Cumberbatch, 18, of Eden Lodge was shot in his abdomen during the incident.
Police said Cumberbatch was walking through a track in the area when he was approached by a man who shot him before fleeing the scene. He was transported by ambulance to the QEH for medical treatment.
Anyone who can provide any information to assist the police with this investigation is being asked to contact the nearest police station. All information received will be treated confidentially.