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A 16-year-old girl was killed in a targeted attack on Sunday morning

RESERVE – Officers are looking for the person who fatally shot a 16-year-old early Sunday morning.

The St. John Parish Sheriff’s Office said Aariah Henry was shot around 2 a.m. along Airline Highway near Central Avenue. Henry was taken to a hospital where she died.

Deputies said after taking witness statements and reviewing surveillance footage, Henry’s death appears to be a targeted attack.

There are no leads or suspects at this time. Anyone with information can call (504) 494-2674.