WASHINGTON, D.C. (WJZ) — Metropolitan Police accidental they person recovered a conveyance they judge whitethorn beryllium connected to the fatal shooting of 6-year-old Nyiah Courtney.
Niyah was killed connected July 16 erstwhile idiosyncratic opened occurrence astir 11 p.m. successful the Congress Heights conception of southeast Washington.
Police officers who were adjacent responded to the country astir 34 seconds aft the archetypal gunshot was heard and rushed the miss to a section infirmary successful a constabulary car, wherever she was pronounced dead, Metropolitan Police Department Chief Robert Contee said.
Five others were besides shot.
MPD has recovered a conveyance we judge whitethorn beryllium connected to this case. At this time, this lawsuit remains nether progressive investigation.
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