Montgomery's second homicide of the week is girl, 14

MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - Montgomery Police say they're working their second murder of the week after being called to the scene of a shooting, the victim: a 14-year-old girl.

Fire medics report that the little girl was treated for a single gunshot wound to the chest at a residence in the 3600 block of Castle Ridge Road Thursday evening around 5:30pm.

The victim was rushed to Baptist Medical Center South where she was pronounced dead.

Investigators say they've identified a suspect, but that person has not been taken into custody. A description or identification for the suspect was not provided by authorities.

The Montgomery Police Department is asking anyone with knowledge of this homicide to contact them at (334) 241-2651, Secret Witness at (334) 262-4000, or CrimeStoppers at (334) 215-STOP (7867).

The victim is Montgomery's 17th homicide for 2011.

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