**Updated: 7 a.m. Sept. 11

A 14-year-old girl who was shot at 8:23 p.m. Thursday has died from her wound(s).

The incident occurred in the 1000 block of Albert St., according to a press release from the Racine Police Department.

Rescue crews from the Racine Fire Department transported the girl to Wheaton Franciscan St. Mary’s where Flight for Life picked her up for transport to Children’s Hospital in Milwaukee, but she did not survive.

This is an ongoing investigation, and there are persons of interest who have been identified.

If anyone has anything to share, they can leave an anonymous tip with Crime Stoppers at (262) 636-9330, via the website www.racine.crimestoppersweb.com, or by texting RACS plus a message to CRIMES (274637) and referring to TipSoft ID #TIP417.

 

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Denise Lockwood has an extensive background in traditional and non-traditional media. She has written for Patch.com, the Milwaukee Business Journal, Milwaukee Magazine and the Kenosha News.

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