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13-year-old girl charged with murder after man found dead in home

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Posted at 12:46 PM, Dec 31, 2020
and last updated 2020-12-31 18:42:11-05

ORANGE GROVE, Texas — According to Alice Echo-News, a 13-year-old girl and her mother have been detained after officers arrived at a home in Orange Grove and found a man in his 40's dead.

Officers arrived at the home on 800 block of County Rd 306 in Orange Grove around 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday. Witnesses told deputies some neighbors had been arguing and soon after, they heard at least one gun shot. The 13-year-old has been charged with murder and her mother has been charged with making a firearm accessible to a minor.

This is an ongoing investigation.