Friday 30 October, 2020

Teenage girl shot dead in St James

Brianna Parks, 16, was discovered dead in a house in St James on June 23.

Brianna Parks, 16, was discovered dead in a house in St James on June 23.

A teenage girl was shot in St James on Monday.

She has been identified as 16-year-old Brianna Parks of Upper Bournes Road, St James.

According to reports, around 5 pm residents of Aboud Circular, St James heard an explosion in the area.

They made checks and found the teenager inside an abandoned house nursing a gunshot wound to her lower abdomen.

Parks was taken to the St James Medical Complex where she succumbed to her injuries while being treated.

She was pronounced dead at 5.34 pm.

An autopsy is expected to be conducted on Tuesday.

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