Jamaica Crime News, Kingston: The Hunts Bay Police are now carrying out an investigation, surrounding the alleged accidental shooting of a 15-year-old student in Kingston on Saturday, June 30, 2018.
The dead teenage girl has been identified as Olivia Gonzales of Kiwi Pathway in Seaview Gardens.
Reports are that about 9:05 p.m., the 15-year-old girl was among a group of other teenagers playing with an illegal firearm on a pathway in close proximity to her house.
It is further alleged that while playing with the gun it accidentally went off hitting young Olivia to her upper body. An alarm was raised and she was transported to hospital where she was pronounced dead.
The Hunts Bay Police say they presently are questioning three persons in connection with the shooting and they are also carrying out an investigation on the firearm.