Antwon John, a male Amerindian, age 13 years, who is a student of Arukamai Village North West District was shot at about 01:30 hours in the Barima River North West District. Investigations revealed that several others ; Elroy Bisnauth, male Amerindian, age 32 years, fisherman residing Lower Karaibo North West District and Zaheer Mariano, male Amerindian, age 14 years, student residing at Arukamai Village North West District were in a boat fishing. Antwon claimed he heard several loud explosions that appeared to be gunshots then saw two (2) boats moving at a fast rate, heading to the Guyana/Venezuela border. He stated that he and the other men took cover in their boat but within minutes, he felt a burning sensation in his upper right shoulder. He was taken to the Mabaruma Regional Hospital. He was admitted for observation and his condition is reportedly stable.