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Columbus shooting leaves 14-year-old girl dead

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Police say a 14-year-old girl has been shot to death on a west Columbus street.

The shooting happened just before midnight Monday in the Franklintown neighborhood. Amanda Kirwin was in critical condition when officers found her, and she died later at a hospital.

Police say Kirwin was talking with some friends in the street when the shots were fired and she was hit. A male was seen running from the scene.

It was 62nd homicide in the city in 2014.

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