Girl shot dead in Balham suffered from sickle cell anaemia

Imani Green, the eight year old girl shot dead in Jamaica has been described by her uncle Mitcham Brown as a "quiet, lovely, friendly girl" who had only just begun to grow in confidence.

Mr Brown explained how Imani had sickle cell anaemia as well as a hole in her heart.

He said she would travel to Jamaica every winter with her family because the warm weather helped with her condition.

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School Mourn Dead Schoolgirl

A primary school has been left reeling from the death of eight year old Imani Green, who was shot dead whilst on family trip to Jamaica.