Shooting in Hopkins Print E-mail
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Thursday, 18 April 2019 00:00

There were three separate shooting incidents in the country over the weekend, and the one ending the weekend happened in the Hopkins Village. According to police, Jessie Cal, 25, has been hospitalized at the Sothern Regional Hospital following an altercation in the village. He and another friend were socializing at around 11 p.m. on Sunday, April 14, 2019 when they got into an altercation with a group of men. In trying to avoid any unnecessary confrontation, Cal and the person he was with left the location en route to their home. It was while approaching the intersection of Hopkins Road and the Southern Highway, they met two men. Those persons attempted to stop them but they carried on and were soon shot at twice but the men. Cal was shot and has since received treatment and been stabilized.