A 10-year-old girl at Sowutuom in Accra is in critical condition after she hit in head by a bullet fired by police officials, according a report by adomonline.com.
She was said to have been heading home with some friends when a police stray bullet hit her.
The police were reportedly engaged in a shootout with robbers at the time.
The girl was rushed to a hospital in the area before being transferred to the 37 Military Hospital.
The report quoted doctors at the hospital as saying that bullets are lodged in the girl’s brain which will require surgery to remove.