One man is nursing a gunshot wound following a shooting incident at Brandons Beach, Brandons, St Michael around 5 p.m.
Police say the victim, whose name has not been disclosed, was involved in an altercation involving a number of men.
The man, who was shot in his right leg, ran away from the scene and was later transported to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital.
The assailants escaped on foot.
Police are asking anyone with information about the incident to contact the Black Rock Police Station at 417-7500 or 417- 7501.