The sound of explosions believed to be gunfire has been heard in the vicinity of Road Town on Tortola.
Residents told our news centre they heard multiple explosions around 10 o’clock Thursday night.
There have been no reports of injury.
A number of residents on the main island have been on edge because of the spate of reported shootings in recent times.
Three persons already have been murdered since the start of the year.
Dead are Trumayne Daway, Michael Stevens, and Clevaughn Sweeney who all died in February after getting shot.
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