7-year-old girl killed in Florida may have been shot by small child, police say

Police: 7-year-old girl killed may have been shot by small child

PENSACOLA, Fla. — A 7-year-old girl who was killed Saturday in Florida may have been shot by a small child, authorities said.

According to WEAR-TV, Aniyah Nettles, 7, was fatally shot Saturday morning on the porch of her grandmother's home on North B Street in Pensacola.

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Although police detained a man who appeared to be hiding at the scene, authorities believe another child shot Nettles, also known as "Fat-Fat," WEAR reported.

No further details were immediately available about the man taken into custody, the Pensacola News Journal reported.

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