Bengalore : In bangalore A 12-year-old boy injured after a bullet was misfired at him by one of his neighbour . who tried to kill mongoose in Sonnenahalli near Kengeri . Incident took place Jnanabarathi police station jurisdiction on today evening.
The boy who injured has been identified as Asif. injured asif a resident of Sonnenahalli near kengeri. The accused who firing bullet has been identified as Kumara staying in the same area. The incident happened in between 5 pm to 5.30 pm evening. Kumara was trying to fire a mongoose found in the area with his weapon. He misfired and hit Asif who was playing near his house. Asif collapsed as pallets hit him and sustained severe injury. According to Ramesh, deputy commissioner of police,Bangalore West divison, an eye witness told that Kumara was trying to kill mongoose in open area and palette hit Asif. He has been rushed to a private hospital where he is battling for life. The doctors are putting all the efforts to save Asif. Ramesh, Dcp visited the spot on learning about the incident and instructed his sub-ordinates to nab Kumara and seize the weapon used.
We are yet to ascertain what weapon was used by Kumara. A case will be taken under Arms Act and attempt to murder against the accused and further investigation going on.