Posted: Monday, December 23, 2019. 3:35 pm CST.
By BBN Staff: A child was shot earlier this afternoon in St. Matthew’s Village, Cayo.
The minor, a 13-year-old boy was said to be picking oranges with his family at an orchard about a mile from his home when he climbed a tree then felt a burning sensation and realized he had been shot to the right calf.
He was taken to the Western Regional Hospital for treatment.
Police are investigating.
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