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1 January 2004

New York Post

ALABAMA, New York — An 8-year-old girl was shot and killed yesterday when a teenage cousin's shotgun accidentally fired, sheriff's deputies said. Miranda Printup of the Tonawanda Indian Reservation was shot about 2:36 a.m. in an aunt's house where she, her 13-year-old sister and two male cousins, ages 9 and 15, had gathered in a bedroom, Genesee County sheriff's investigators said. The 15-year-old cousin was holding his shotgun when it went off, Sheriff Gary Maha... (

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