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Man, 29, shot in parking lot near Fort Hamilton

A 29-year-old man was in hospital tonight after he was shot in Pembroke.

Police said the man was hit after three shots were fired in a parking lot on Happy Valley Road, between Fort Hamilton and Belvin's grocery store.

The injured man was rushed to the King Edward VII Memorial Hospital in a private car.

The incident happened just after 11pm.

A police spokesman said the man was “undergoing surgery for his injuries, which were not believed to be life-threatening”.

An area of Happy Valley Road was cordoned off by tape and police cars as officers investigated the scene.

Police have appealed for witnesses.

The scene of a shooting on Happy Valley Road, Pembroke, last night (Photograph by Jonathan Bell)

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Published July 08, 2020 at 1:16 am (Updated July 08, 2020 at 8:04 am)

Man, 29, shot in parking lot near Fort Hamilton

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