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Teen Girl Dies After Being Shot Inside Marquette Park Residence, Chicago Police Say

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A teen girl has died after she was shot in the head inside of a residence in Chicago’s Marquette Park neighborhood on Tuesday evening.

According to authorities, the 15-year-old girl was struck in the head by gunfire while inside of a residence in the 2400 block of West Marquette at approximately 6:49 p.m.

The girl was taken to Comer Children’s Hospital, where she was pronounced dead, police said.

A person of interest has been taken in for questioning, but no further details were immediately made available.

We will have more updates on this story as it develops.

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