The mother and child
The story has been told of a liitle girl who allegedly died on Monday, December 16, after she was shot by unknown gunmen in her father's house in Kunnet, Bokkos Local Government Area of Plateau State.
According to one Patrick Machief Mahuum, who says he's the victim's uncle, some armed men attacked his brother's residence, shot the wife and little daughter Mary.
Mary was allegedly shot on the neck and shoulder and was rushed to JUTH where she had been fighting to life until her death.
Some family members took to Facebook to mourn the toddler.
"Our Daughter who was shot by "unknown gun men" right in her Father's house and was critically wounded has given up the ghost. We all prayed for God to give her quick healing but God deemed it fit to take her to eternal home.
"Mary we love u but God loves u most. RIP and may ur killers never know peace until they come to repentance." one wrote.