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Teenage girl fatally shot in Southeast

D.C. police said gunfire was reported on Third Street SE near the border with Maryland

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A teenage girl was fatally shot Sunday evening in Southeast Washington, D.C. police said.

The victim was 16, said police spokeswoman Alaina Gertz.

The shooting was reported about 6:30 p.m. in the 4400 block of Third Street SE.

No further information was immediately available.

The shooting occurred in a mainly residential area of two- and three-story apartments near Livingston Road, a few hundred yards from the border with Prince George’s County in Maryland.