MURDER: 8-year-old Jamaican girl abducted, throat slashed, declared dead  

The eight-year-old girl who was found with her throat slashed died at the hospital on Sunday (June 10, 2023) in Jamaica.

MURDER: 8-year-old Jamaican girl abducted, throat slashed, declared dead  
MURDER: 8-year-old Jamaican girl abducted, throat slashed, declared dead  

Jamaica: The eight-year-old girl who was found with her throat slashed died at the hospital on Sunday (June 10, 2023) in Jamaica. According to the reports, the girl was abducted from the Braeton Primary and Infant School in Portmore, St Catherine, on Thursday (June 8, 2023). 

The hospital authorities declared her dead on Saturday at 3 pm. Police have identified the child as Danielle Rowe. According to the reports, the child was taken from the school in a motor car and then thrown from a vehicle in St Andrew after being transported to Vineyard Town. The kidnappers slashed her throat before dumping her from the vehicle. 

Reports further revealed that the passing motorist found the helpless and injured child and rushed her to the Bustamante Hospital, where she underwent surgery. The doctors asked for blood donations from her donations, and after sometimes she was declared dead on Saturday. 

As per the reports, the little girl is identified as the daughter of the police; however, the police have yet to discover the motive behind the attempted murder. Her parents have also made an appeal to the public for blood donation. Portmore Mayor Leon Thomas stated that the incident had surfaced the situation of fear among the children and caused a significant number of students to not turn up for school on Friday.

He also encouraged the public and said parents should look out for their children. Police have also promised to find the real culprits behind the incident. They also reiterated their commitment to maintain peace and security in the country. He said that police will no stone unturned to maintain law and order in the country. 

In the case, the mayor asserted that he got to understand that a female went to collect the children, took them outside and placed them in a car and took them away.

The investigation on the matter is ongoing.