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Investigation underway after 16-year-old girl found dead in Lawrence

LAWRENCE, Ind. (WISH) -- The Lawrence Police Department is investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a teenager. 

Family members discovered a 16-year-old girl suffering from at least one gunshot wound around 7 a.m. Thursday at the Maison Gardens apartment complex. 

Police said she died afterwards. 

The Marion County Coroner's Office identified the girl as Shiloh Britton. An autopsy will be done Friday.

The police department is investigating the case as a homicide, but circumstances of her death remained unclear Thursday afternoon. 

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