Gqeberha Boy Accidentally Shoots 6-Year-Old Sister In The Head

Gqeberha Boy Accidentally Shoots 6-Year-Old Sister In The Head

Police in the Eastern Cape have opened an investigation into the alleged shooting of a 6-year-old boy by his 5-year-old sister on Thursday afternoon.

Colonel Priscilla Naidu, the provincial police spokesperson, claims the incident happened between 1 and 2 p.m.

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She stated that three children, two boys, both six years old, and a five-year-old girl, were playing with a firearm in a room at a house in Extension 31, Bethelsdorp at the time when a shot was fired.

“It is further alleged that one of the boys accidentally shot his 5-year-old sister in the head with a .38 revolver. The child was taken to the hospital by ambulance and is reported to be in critical condition.

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“On police arrival, the firearm was allegedly removed and could not be found. A charge of defeating the ends of justice is opened for further investigation.

“More charges may be added and arrests effected as the investigation unfolds,” Naidu said.

However, Naidu was able to confirm the girl’s death in hospital on Thursday evening by Friday. “Sadly, the 5-year-old girl passed away last night in hospital. A case of culpable homicide will be added to the defeating the ends of the justice case,” Naidu said.

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