Shots rang out in the capital today, as gunmen first opened fire on persons along Queen Street, and then against responding officers.
Around 2:25pm two men jumped out of a car and randomly opened fire on persons walking along the street.
Three persons were injured while the gunmen fled the scene.
A short while later, the getaway vehicle was spotted along the Eastern Main Road, Laventille leading to a shootout with officers.
The suspects escaped but are believed to have been injured.
Their vehicle meanwhile subsequently impounded.