7-year-old dies playing with gun

LITHONIA, Ga. (AP) - A 7-year-old girl has died after shooting herself with her mother's gun.

DeKalb County Police spokeswoman Mekka Parish says Keywanna Stewart was upstairs and alone Saturday morning when she accidentally shot herself while playing with her mother's gun.

Parish said the mother was not home at the time but other adults were downstairs in the home.

Authorities say no charges are expected to be filed.

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