4-year-old girl dies after being shot in the head

Child dies of severe brain injury a week and a half after being shot in the head while celebrating Iftar with her family.

Arutz Sheva Staff ,

Hadassah Ein Kerem
Hadassah Ein Kerem
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A four-year-old girl who was shot in the head a week and a half ago has died, Hadassah Ein Kerem Hospital announced Monday.

The girl was evacuated by Magen David Adom to Hadassah Ein Kerem Hospital when she was unconscious, not breathing, and suffering a severe head injury.

The hospital reported that the girl "was analyzed by a team of pediatric neurosurgical specialists and devotedly treated in the pediatric intensive care unit in Ein Kerem, but the brain injury was very severe. We share in the family's tremendous grief.

The girl was struck in the head by a bullet while attending an 'Iftar' feast to mark the end of the Ramadan fast,