Child dies after self-inflicted gunshot wound


COLUMBUS (WCMH) — Columbus Police say a 5-year old girl has died after shooting herself Saturday morning.

The child was pronounced dead at 10:36 a.m. Saturday.

Officers were called out before 10 a.m. to the 2100 block of Via Da Vinci Street on the report of a shooting.

The child was transported to an area hospital in critical condition, where she later died.

Police continue to investigate.

There is no further information available at this time.

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