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3 January 2009

Las Vegas Review-Journal

The gunshot that killed a 6-year-old Las Vegas girl Wednesday night was fired by her 7-year-old brother, who told police he found the gun in a bedroom closet and thought it was a BB gun. The girl, who was identified by the Clark County coroner's office Friday as Jorden Jackson, died of a gunshot wound to the chest in what has been ruled an accident. The handgun had been in the home for three weeks and was purchased by the children's father, Jevell Jackson, a... (

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