Sunday 5 April, 2020

Children play with gun in Maloney, one shot

A four-year child is currently receiving medical attention at hospital after he was shot by a seven-year-old on Friday morning.

According to police, the incident occurred around 10. 30 am at Building 5 in Maloney.

The children were reportedly playing with a firearm they found in a bag when the accident occurred.

Neighbours heard the commotion and upon investigating found the child suffering from gunshot wounds to the face.

The child was rushed to hospital.

More on this as information becomes available.

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