Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding a shooting incident that took place at Rockies at 7:45 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 17.

Reports are that Shafel Moore, a 23-year-old labourer of Enhams was on his way to the shop with his daughter, when a masked gunman approached him and opened fire.

The victim sustained gunshot wounds to the left side of his face and is a patient at the Milton Cato Memorial Hospital where he is reported to be in stable condition.

Investigations are ongoing.