Akron girl, 16, shot and killed

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AKRON, Ohio (AP) -- Police in Akron are investigating the fatal shooting of a 16-year-old girl.

WEWS TV reports (http://bit.ly/XzOht9 ) that officers responded shortly before 4 a.m. Sunday to a report of shots fired in the 200 block of East Archwood.

They arrived to find the girl dead of a gunshot wound.

Authorities have not released the girl's name nor provided further details of her injuries.

Investigation continues.

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Information from: WEWS-TV, http://www.newsnet5.com