Child shot in the head

A young child of the Cottage Area in Marian, St. George’s is warded in a critical state at the St. George’s General Hospital after receiving a gunshot wound to the head by a family member.

A source who confirmed the incident to THE NEW TODAY newspaper said that the two-year old child was accidentally shot over the weekend when a female family member was cleaning a pellet gun when it went off.

The source who wished not to be identified said the woman apparently has no knowledge of guns.
Police are investigating the circumstances that lead to the shooting incident.

Bookmark the permalink.

Comments are closed.