An 18-year-old Kuru Kururu man is nursing a gunshot wound that he sustained during an argument with another man on Monday night over a brush cutter.
Police investigators have reported that the incident occurred just after 8 o’ clock on Monday night during a heated argument between the 18-year-old, Kevin Batson and 25-year-old, Andrew Fields, at Kuru Kururu Squatting area along the Linden Soesdyke Highway.
The men were arguing over a brush cutter and a spray can, when Andrew Fields pulled out a firearm and shot Batson to his right side chest.
Fields escaped from the scene as Batson was rushed to the Georgetown Hospital where he remains a patient.
The matter is still under investigation.