Shooting accident in Tafileh leaves 14-year-old dead

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AMMAN — A teenager has tragically lost his life in a shooting accident in Tafileh, Jordan. The victim, a 14-year-old boy, was accidently shot by his friend while the two were taking an afternoon stroll.اضافة اعلان

According to local news sources, the shooting took place on Monday afternoon in the Gharndal area of the Basirah district. Security sources have confirmed that the victim and the perpetrator were walking together when the accident occurred.

The victim was immediately rushed to a nearby hospital for treatment, but he later succumbed to his injuries. The body was then transferred to the forensic department in Karak for further examination.

Police have launched a full investigation into the incident.

The perpetrator is currently in custody, and the firearm used in the incident has been seized for evidence.

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