12-year-old girl shot in Diego Martin

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12-year-old girl shot in Diego Martin

A 12-year-old girl was shot and wounded in Diego Martin on Wednesday night.

Reports state that the child was shot after a lone gunman opened fire on her father’s vehicle.

The incident occurred around 8.25 pm at Cascade Crescent, Bagatelle, Diego Martin.

The girl’s father was said to have just pulled into his driveway when the gunman approached and fired several shots at him.

The father escaped unhamed but his daughter had been shot in the abdomen and shoulder.

The injured girl was taken to the St James Medical Complex, where she underwent emergency treatment.

Investigations are currently underway.