Sleeping 6-year-old shot in head during drive-by, dies hours later

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CLEVELAND (AP/KETK) – A sleeping 6-year-old Cleveland girl was killed when shots were fired into her home early Saturday morning, according to an AP report.

Lyric Lawson was shot around 1 a.m. on the east side of Cleveland and was taken to the hospital with the gunshot wound to the head. She died just hours later.

A department spokeswoman said that a car was seen driving away from the home, but no one could give a detailed description.

There has been no word on a motive for the shootings.

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