Accidental fatal teen shooting


Police say criminal charges aren’t being sought in the fatal shooting of a 13-year-old Henderson girl by another teen inside a southeast Las Vegas home.

The Clark County coroner said Wednesday that Brooklyn Mohler died at University Medical Center in Las Vegas shortly after the shooting about 3:30 p.m. Tuesday at a home Little Crow Avenue.

Officer Bill Cassell says Las Vegas police homicide detectives are calling the shooting a tragic accident.

Cassell says the other teenage girl was handling the gun when it discharged.

Police had said another juvenile was also in the house at the time.

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