Wednesday 13 November, 2019

Another 14-year-old girl viciously attacked, this time in Westmoreland

Another young girl is reported to have come under serious physical attack, in this case, in the parish of Westmoreland.

The Negril police reported that on Friday night, 14-year-old Alkye Nicola Vaccianie, a student of a White Hall, Negril, Westmoreland address, was shot and injured by an unknown assailant.

This was hours before the gruesome discovery of the reportedly partially-clad body of another 14-year-old girl with injuries to her face, in Brown’s Lane, Granville, St James on Saturday morning.

The Negril incident occurred in White Hall district at about 8:15 p.m.

Reports are that Alkye was sitting outside a shop, when an armed man approached her and open gunfire at her.

She was hit in her right side, left side and left thigh.

She was assisted to the Savanna-La-Mar Hospital, where she has been admitted.

The Savanna-la-Mar Criminal Investigation Branch (CIB) is investigating the incident.

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