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10-year-old dies from gunshot wound in Halifax County

Posted February 7, 2021 2:17 p.m. EST
Updated February 7, 2021 10:24 p.m. EST

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— A 10-year-old girl died on Saturday after being shot in Halifax County.

Deputies were called to Bobolink Trail in Hollister around 11:30 p.m. for a report of a juvenile being shot.

Deputies said the investigation indicates the shooting might have been the result of mishandling of a firearm by a relative.

The incident remains under investigation.

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