Ky. girl, 6, dies after being shot by younger brother

Associated Press • Jul 1, 2013 at 9:07 AM

HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Police in Hopkinsville say a young girl who was accidentally shot by her younger brother has died.The Kentucky New Era reported the 6-year-old girl was shot in the face Sunday morning.

Police Sgt. Mike Platero said the victim's 4-year-old brother picked up a .38-cabliber pistol owned by the children's grandfather and it discharged.

Information from: Kentucky New Era, http://www.kentuckynewera.com

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