Published Tuesday, June 4, 2013 | 4:38 p.m.
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.