TWO-YEAR-OLD NAMIBIAN GIRL DIES AFTER ASSAULT WITH A STICK BY FIVE-YEAR-OLD BOY

WINDHOEK, A two-year-old girl succumbed to injuries after she was allegedly assaulted with a stick by a five-year-old boy with a stick last Friday, the Namibian Police Force (NamPol) says.

According to a NamPol crime report issued on Monday, the incident happened at Oipandahangano village in the Outapi police district at around 2pm local time on Dec 1.

The dead girl was identified as Regina Amupolo.

The five-year-old boy allegedly assaulted the victim with the stick all over her body, the police said, without stating where and when she died.

An investigation into the matter has been launched and a post-mortem will be conducted, NamPol said.

Source: NAM NEWS NETWORK