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11-month-old infant shot dead, another child battles for life

Published:Monday | April 6, 2015 | 4:21 PMChad Bryan, Gleaner Writer

An armed gunman shot and killed an 11-month-old infant this afternoon in Central Kingston.

Another child who was shot is reportedly battling for life in hospital.

The dead infant has been identified as Omar Lindo.

The incident reportedly happened around 12:50 p.m. on Chancery Lane.

According to the grandmother of the child, Lindo was killed while his mother bathed him in the yard.

The police have not established a motive for the shooting.