PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Providence police say a shooter opened fire on a group outside a house, killing a 12-year-old girl.
Lt. Dean Isabella of the Providence Police Department said Sunday morning that someone approached a group of women and the girl at about midnight on Saturday and began shooting.
He says it was not known if the shooter is a man or a woman.
The girl was declared dead at Hasbro Children’s Hospital.
No other details were immediately available Sunday morning.
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