2-year-old girl shot and killed in Harvey ID’d

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HARVEY, Ill. — Police are investigating after a 2-year-old girl was shot and killed Thursday night in Harvey.

Around 7 p.m., police responded to a home in the 15300 block of Lexington Avenue. An official said a 2-year-old girl, identified as Majestee Hale, was shot through the window of a residence and later died.

A church pastor down the street was locking up for the night when he heard two gunshots and then screaming.

“I see the mom and the baby in a doorway in the room in a pool of blood,” the Rev. Jonathan Johnson said. “It’s a horrific experience to see, these are members are the church.”

It’s unknown if any suspects are in custody at this time.

Anyone with information can leave a tip at 708-331-3030.

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