Lafayette teen’s death now investigated as a Negligent Homicide

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A 16 year old girl who was shot Sunday evening has died.

Police say the girl died Monday in the hospital.

The teen was shot in the 100 block of South June Drive. Police say a 17-year old male accidently discharged the weapon striking the victim.

He has been charged with Negligent Homicide. He remains in custody at the Juvenile Detention Center.

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