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Coroner says Shamia Little died from gunshot wound

Shamia Little, 17, was buried Saturday, July 24, 2021.
Shamia Little, 17, was buried Saturday, July 24, 2021.(Family)
Published: Jul. 30, 2021 at 1:55 PM CDT
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SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) - The Caddo Parish Coroner’s Office has revealed how Shamia Little, 17, died.

The teen’s body was found Monday, July 12 after she went missing on July 6 at Doug Williams Park. On Friday, July 30, the coroner’s office said she died from a gunshot wound.

Her funeral was held July 24 at Booker T. Washington High School, where she was a student.

The case is being investigated as a homicide.

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