- Associated Press - Tuesday, October 17, 2017

PEMBERTON, N.J. (AP) - A 17-year-old New Jersey girl has died after being shot over the weekend.

Pemberton Township officials said Monday that India Simeon died after suffering a gunshot wound to the head Saturday and died Sunday evening. NJ.com reports another victim was shot in the back, but he has been discharged from the hospital.

The prosecutor’s office says no arrests have been made in the double shooting.

Grief counseling was made available Monday to area high school and middle school students and in elementary schools by request.

The Burlington County Prosecutor’s Office says it’s continuing to investigate the shooting.


Information from: NJ Advance Media.

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