Sunday 15 September, 2019

Teen accidentally shoots himself in the head

An 18-year-old boy is warded in a critical condition at the Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex following a shooting on Saturday night.

According to police reports, the victim was at his Gill Trace, Lamont Street, home in Longdenville, when the incident happened.

The 18-year-old, with a man known to him, was playing with the firearm when the weapon suddenly discharged – hitting the teenager in the left eye.

The police and emergency health services were notified and the wounded man was rushed for medical treatment.

Cpl Phillips is continuing inquiries. 

 

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