A nine-year-old girl is dead following an incident in which she was accidentally shot with a fish gun by her brother in St Elizabeth.
Police are investigating the shooting that took place Saturday afternoon, October 10 in Middlesex District, near YS Falls in the parish.
Reports are that the girl was at home with her 14-year-old brother and mother. The siblings were playing when screams were heard, and she was found shot with a fish gun.
Police went to the scene and commenced investigations. They have made no official release on the matter.