Police: 14-year-old girl dies after weekend shooting

Update 11/14/2017 6:58 p.m.: Police confirm that 14-year-old Alexandria Love has now died from the gunshot wound she got Saturday night.

The charges against Sheroderick Elmore, Jr. will now be upgraded to murder.


JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) — The 15-year-old boy who is accused of shooting a 14-year-old girl in the head appeared in court Tuesday.

A judge denied Sheroderick Elmore bond.

A detective said witnesses told officers that the victim, Alexandria Love, and Elmore two got into an argument. Witnesses told police the shooting was not an accident.

Love was shot Saturday night on William McKinley Circle and was taken to the hospital for treatment.

At last check, she was listed in very critical condition.

Elmore has a court-appointed attorney.

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