Maryland woman shot and killed while riding ATV


LA PLATA, Md. (AP) — An 18-year-old woman was shot and killed while riding on an all-terrain vehicle with two other people in a Maryland residential area , authorities said.

Jazmiah Zyri Nelson was shot in the upper body and died at a Baltimore hospital several hours after the shooting near townhomes in La Plata, the Charles County Sheriff’s Office said in a news release.

A second female was treated for a graze wound from a bullet and released, the sheriff’s office said.

No suspects were immediately identified. The sheriff’s office said it didn’t appear to be a random shooting but didn’t elaborate.


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