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CLEVELAND, Ohio — Cleveland police are investigating the death of a 6-year-old female that happened Saturday around 1:45 p.m.

According to police, officers were called to the 4100 block of East 116th Street to reports of a child shot. They found the child with severe head trauma. She was taken to Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital, where she died.

A preliminary investigation reveals the child may have suffered a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the face.

As of 5:30 p.m., officers were still on scene. No arrests had yet been made.

Stay with Fox 8 for more details.

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