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Nine-year-old shot and killed in east Indianapolis on Friday

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INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (WDRB) -- A nine-year-old boy is killed after being shot in the head in Indiana..

Police say it happened at an apartment complex in east Indianapolis Friday afternoon.

Nine-year-old Anthony Harmon, Jr. was found with a gunshot wound to his face in one of the units.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

"For us to start this holiday weekend off like this, we've been throwing things out about water safety all week, not thinking anything along these lines," police said. 

Police say there were only young kids and teens inside the apartment at the time.

And, it's still unclear who pulled the trigger and where the gun came from.

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