8 year old rape victim in stable condition

An eight-year-old girl who was raped by two men, who forced their way into her home in Irwin Point, St James, is now in stable condition, after having to undergo emergency surgery yesterday.

The girl and four other members of her family were raped at gun point at approximately 10.30 Monday night.

Up to late last night, there was no information on the condition of the other family members.

Meanwhile, Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller has condemned the rape of the five females in St. James calling the perpetrators heartless and barbaric.

The Prime Minister stated that the police should leave no stone unturned until those who carried out the act are brought to justice.