Police Investigating Fatal Shooting of 15-Year-Old Girl in Gary

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Officials say a teenage girl was shot and killed in Gary Sunday night.  The Lake County Coroner’s office reports 15-year-old Daja Brookshire of Gary sustained a gunshot wound in the 700 block of Adams Street.  Authorities say Brookshire was pronounced dead shortly before 11:30 pm Sunday at Methodist Hospitals Northlake Campus and her death was ruled a homicide.  Gary Police, Gary CSI and Lake County CSI are investigating.