Young Boy Found Dead With Gun Beside Him

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St Mary, Jamaica (McKoy’s News)- Young Boy Found Dead With Gun Beside Him: A 13-year-old student of Belmont High School was shot dead over the weekend in a case of suspected suicide.

 

The deceased is a young boy from the Grange Hill community in Westmoreland.

 

McKoy’s News understands that the young boy went to visit his mother and her spouse in St Mary who has a licensed firearm. It is further understood that his stepfather locked away the firearm in a safe and left the keys on top of the safe and went to sleep.

 

The next morning the young boy was discovered missing and after searching for him he was seen under the living room table with the gun beside him and a wound to his chest.