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5-year-old boy killed by stray bullet in Gaza camp

July 13, 2013 2:16 P.M. (Updated: July 15, 2013 2:54 P.M.)
GAZA CITY (Ma'an) -- A five-year-old boy was killed in the Gaza Strip on Saturday after being struck by a stray bullet inside his home, police said.

Yousef Darwish sustained fatal injuries after a stray bullet hit him in Nuseirat refugee camp, Gaza police spokesman Ayoub Abu Shaar told Ma'an.

The boy was taken to a hospital in Deir al-Balah but pronounced dead on arrival.

Police have opened an investigation to determine the source of the gunfire.
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