Published: Sep 21, 2010 3:56 PM EDT
Updated: Sep 21, 2010 12:56 PM EDT

BARTOW, Fla. (AP) - A 21-year-old central Florida woman who was shot trying to break up a fight between her brother and another man has died.

Bartow police say Vershontis Bradley died Monday morning at a Lakeland hospital. The 28-year-old man suspected of pulling the trigger is being sought.

Police say Bradley was in a park Friday night when a fight broke out between her 19-year-old brother and the other man. She tried to intervene and was shot once in the upper torso.