Girl, 9, fatally wounded by gunfire in York, Pa.

May 10, 2009 5:15:28 PM PDT
Police in south-central Pennsylvania are investigating the fatal shooting of a 9-year-old girl. York police detective George Ripley says the shooting was reported at 2:35 p.m. Sunday in the 500 block of South Duke Street. He provided no other details.

Lt. Tim Utley told WHTM-TV that the girl suffered one gunshot wound to her back. The station reported that a relative took the girl to York Hospital, where she died a short time later.

Police have made no arrests.

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