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Teenage girl killed in accidental shooting

Updated Tuesday, June 4, 2013 | 9:20 p.m.

Area of shooting

A 13-year-old girl died after an accidental shooting Tuesday afternoon in the southern valley.

Metro Police were investigating the shooting, which occurred about 3:25 p.m. in the 1600 block of Littlecrow Avenue, near West Pebble Road and Spencer Street. Sgt. John Sheahan, a Metro spokesman, said the shooting involved two 13-year-olds.

The victim was transported to University Medical Center, where she was later pronounced dead.

The incident took place on Littlecrow, a cul-de-sac just east of the 215 Beltway. Officer Larry Hadfield, another Metro spokesman, said he was not sure whether the shooting was inside a residence or outside.

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