Police were up to news-time still questioning a man said to have quarrelled with a young woman moments before she was shot and injured at Kingsland, Christ Church this morning.
The woman, whose identity is yet to be disclosed formally, is nursing a gunshot injury to the arm following the shooting incident around 9.30 this morning, police said.
When Barbados TODAY visited the area, residents in the community were tight-lipped about the incident.
But an eyewitness recalled that the victim was engaged in a quarrel with the man before the incident.
That man is currently assisting police with investigations, police said.