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United States

28 December 2010

Associated Press

NEOSHO, Missouri - A southwest Missouri girl is dead after being shot in the head during a slumber party. Newton County Sheriff Ken Copeland says 14-year-old Megan Reppond of Joplin was taken off life support Tuesday morning. KOAM-TV reports Megan was attending a slumber party with friends at a home near Neosho on Monday night. The sheriff says another teen picked up a .38-caliber handgun that had been left on a piano and pulled the trigger. The gun turned out to be... (GunPolicy.org)

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