The incident occurred at around 19:00 in Lapta district. 8-year-old Yahya Ergör was seriously injured as a result of the fire of his father’s principality pistol, a retired police officer. The unfortunate boy died when he was taken to the hospital by ambulance.
In the statement made by the TRNC police, “Yahya Ergör, who lives in Lapta today around 19.00, died when the embezzled pistol on behalf of his father, who is a retired police officer in his residence, was seriously injured as a result of fire due to an unknown reason and died when he was transferred to the hospital by ambulance.
A large-scale investigation is underway regarding the incident.