Published: Aug 15, 2013 10:43 AM EDT

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) - Police say a 12-year-old girl is dead following a shooting that also left her grandmother injured.
    
The shooting took place about 11:30 p.m. Wednesday in Miami Gardens.
    
Miami Gardens police detective Mike Wright says the girl died after someone opened fire on the home. Her grandmother was airlifted to a trauma center in Miami.
    
Family members told NBC6 (http://bit.ly/14NeARa ) the girl was sitting on the couch getting her hair done when the shots rang out.
    
Police are investigating.
    
No further details were immediately available.
    
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Information from: WTVJ-TV, http://www.nbc6.net/index.html

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