Tragedy! Boy kills nine-year-old girl with father's gun

Tragedy! Boy kills nine-year-old girl with father's gun

An 11-year-old boy has shot and killed a nine-year-old girl with his father’s gun at Ateiku, a farming community in the Wassa East District of the Western Region, it has been reported.

The boy, according to a report by starrfmonline.com, mistakenly shot Maa Efua, the deceased, with a loaded gun which his father, Efo Tokpo, a hunter, had left in his living room after a hunting expedition on Monday.

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The girl was reportedly playing with her friend when the gun went off, killing her instantly.

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The boy and and his father have reportedly been arrested and are assisting the police with investigations.

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