TRENTON, N.J. (CBS) — Authorities in Trenton are investigating a shooting that killed a 9-year-old girl. Around 7:30 p.m. on Friday, police responded to Kingsbury Street for reports of a large group of people fighting in a courtyard.
Officers arrived on scene to find the crowd and the young victim. She had been shot and later died at the hospital.Philadelphia School District Students, Staff To Resume Masking As COVID Cases Continue To Rise In City
No arrests have been made.READ MORE: West Philly Double Shooting Leaves 30-Year-Old Man Dead, Teen Hospitalized: Police
In a statement, Trenton Mayor Reed Gusciora asked anyone with information to come forward, saying quote “Please, we must step up together. I’m grieving for the family and friends whose hearts are absolutely broken.”MORE NEWS: Police Investigating Series Of Gunpoint Robberies In Center City, West Philadelphia
Anyone with information should call the Mercer County Homicide Task Force or Trenton Police.