Child mistakenly hit by bullet while playing with gun

Amman, Three-year old child, in Irbid governorate, was shot in the head while playing with a gun in his parents’ house, the Public Security Department (PSD) spokesperson said.

The child was transferred to a nearby hospital, where he was listed in moderate condition, the spokesperson added.

The spokesperson added that an investigation is underway to determine the circumstances of the incident.

Possession of an unlicensed weapon, the spokesperson warned, remains punishable by the law.

Source: Jordan News Agency