A robbery victim who was shot in a struggle with two masked gunmen on St. Thomas managed to get control of one of his attacker’s weapons, shooting him three times, according to V.I. Police Zone A Commander Barrington Thomas Sr.

The incident occurred at around 9:37 p.m. Thursday when officers responded to a report of shots fired in the area of 7th Street in Sugar Estate.

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