Little Girl Shot In Kingston Jamaica


Little Girl Shot In Kingston, Jamaica

A little girl was rushed to hospital on Wednesday afternoon after she was shot and injured by gunmen in West Kingston.

Police reports circulating are that the child was travelling along Beeston Street when she was caught in the middle of a brazen daylight stand off between members from rival gangs.

“The man them a shoot off a each other and the little girl was shot and injured in the cross fire,” said a source from the area.

The Head of the Police Division has since confirmed the reports. Police have launched a search for those responsible.

West Kingston residents, in past weeks, have been left living in fear because of constant infighting among criminal gangs, according to the police.

In the last two months, more than five people have been shot and injured in the community.

Credit: Loop Jamaica