Young girl shot to death in Kansas City, Kansas

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KANSAS CITY, Kansas (AP) – Kansas City, Kansas, police are investigating the death of a 10-year-old girl in a drive-by shooting.

Police say in a news release that the girl died Sunday evening while she was inside a home that was sprayed by bullets from a passing vehicle.

Police on Monday identified the victim as Machole J. Stewart. Investigators have not said how often she was shot. She died at the scene.

No one else inside the home was injured.

It was the second time in about a week that a young girl died in a drive-by shooting in the Kansas City area. Six-year-old Angel Marie Hooper was shot to death Oct. 17 at a convenience store in Kansas City, Missouri. Police have not arrested a suspect in that case.

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