Police have killed a child in Huruma this morning near Mathare North Primary School. The child was 11 years old and was shot.  
Occurred in Mathare North Area 2, Nairobi, Kenya on August 12, 2017, at 1:00 PM
Reported by 1347447 via SMS on August 13, 2017, at 1:09 PM in Mathare North, Kenya
Also heard by 7 other(s)

This rumour is confirmed true and is of high priority – here's why:
Reports from both people on the ground and media confirm that police shot a 10-year-old girl on her family's balcony in Mathare North Area 2 near Osiepe Bar. This happened while they were shooting live bullets to disperse groups of protesters. Various reports have provided a range of ages for the victim from 7 to 11 years.

This heatmap depicts the spread of rumours over time. Hotter areas of the map denote earlier sightings, while cooler areas indicate delayed dispersion.

Location Reported by Via Date
Mathare North, Kenya 1347447 SMS 13-Aug-2017 @ 1:09 PM
Mathare, Kenya 1898048 SMS 12-Aug-2017 @ 2:31 PM
Mathare North Area 2, Nairobi, Kenya 8354676 SMS 12-Aug-2017 @ 1:09 PM
Huruma, Nairobi, Kenya 4517026 SMS 12-Aug-2017 @ 1:00 PM
Mathare North, Kenya 7637635 SMS 12-Aug-2017 @ 12:10 PM
Mathere North, Kenya 2339142 SMS 12-Aug-2017 @ 12:09 PM
Mathare North, Kenya 8189065 SMS 12-Aug-2017 @ 11:54 AM
Mathare North, Kenya 1689778 SMS 12-Aug-2017 @ 11:25 AM
August 12, 2017 | 8:29 AM | CTuckwood
MODERATOR NTV Kenya is reporting this story and appears to have confirmed it: https://twitter.com/ntvkenya/status/896338451372662784

August 12, 2017 | 6:21 AM | CTuckwood
MODERATOR The first sighting came from a subscriber and the second one from a community ambassador.