Kendal Hill proprietor shot

A 62-year-old businessman is nursing a gunshot injury to his right shoulder following a shooting incident early this morning at Kendal Hill, Christ Church.

The victim, Coaston Payne, is the proprietor of a small retail shop which is attached to his Kendal Hill dwelling.

Police say sometime after 4 a.m. Wednesday, he encountered an unknown man, who had broken into his residence.

During the confrontation that ensued, the assailant fired a shot at Payne before fleeing the scene.

Payne was transported to the state-run Queen Elizabeth Hospital by private motor vehicle for medical attention.

Anyone with information that can assist with this investigation is asked to contact the Oistins Police Station at 418-2609, or 418-2612; Crime Stoppers at 1800–TIPS (8477); or the nearest police station.

Police say all information received will be treated as strictly confidential.

13 Responses to Kendal Hill proprietor shot

  1. Ryan Bayne
    Ryan Bayne November 29, 2017 at 9:06 am

    All the time so?

  2. Sonia Romain
    Sonia Romain November 29, 2017 at 9:08 am

    Chaaaaa! To me he is such a cool and nice man….I wish Mr. Payne a speedy recovery.

  3. Alex Alleyne November 29, 2017 at 9:21 am

    When caught ,Jail time right off the bat.

  4. milli watt November 29, 2017 at 9:24 am

    jail time dat is all………stupse

  5. Kim Gaskin
    Kim Gaskin November 29, 2017 at 9:42 am

    How u come n my place n shoot me; N run? ???

    • HardBall November 29, 2017 at 12:03 pm

      Because his a punk that don’t want to work for what he want.
      He would prefer to take from someone that worked hard for what they have.

  6. jrsmith November 29, 2017 at 12:22 pm

    This is close to home, my friend’s brother , He is a lucky , lucky man ….. Hope they catch the so and so asap ,this frightens me as I am planning to move to Barbados in the new year…………

  7. Concerned Barbadian November 29, 2017 at 1:10 pm

    These gun toating men in Barbados seem to know when the Royal Barbados Police patrol is out of vacinity. The Christ Church Police stations need to go to Level 2 or 3 in their nightly operations! That side of towm seem to be infested with shootings!

  8. Donild Trimp November 29, 2017 at 1:26 pm

    Good decision after all those years in Britain.

    Enjoy your waning years in the sea and sun.


  9. Pam November 29, 2017 at 2:25 pm

    Speedy recovery so so sad we can’t even be safe in our own home

  10. milli watt November 29, 2017 at 4:34 pm

    tis the season for nuff FOLLY………faaah laaaaah laaaaah laah lah lah lah lah

  11. nanci November 29, 2017 at 5:19 pm

    nelson was a slave owner.

  12. Ken Bullen
    Ken Bullen November 29, 2017 at 7:00 pm

    I Wish Mr Payne a speedy recovery


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