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Manitoba teen girl killed by gunshot wound: RCMP

Manitoba RCMP are investigating after a teen girl was shot and killed on Easter weekend.

Police say on Saturday at around 7 p.m., Manitoba First Nations Police Service responded to a report of a shot fired at a home located on the Waywayseecappo First Nation.

When officers arrived, they found a 15-year-old female suffering from a gunshot wound.

Police say she was transported to hospital where she later succumbed to her injuries.

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Lawrence Jade Shingoose, 25, of the Waywayseecappo First Nation, has been charged with manslaughter, criminal negligence causing death with a firearm, careless use of a firearm, and possession of a weapon contrary to an order.

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