Girl, 4, shot and killed in Philadelphia

A 4-year-old Philadelphia girl is dead after she was shot in the face Thursday afternoon, police said.

The child was struck once in her eye, rushed to a hospital and pronounced dead at 1:01 p.m., FOX 20 reported.

The weapon has been recovered, police said, though it was unclear how the girl was shot.

She was inside a home in North Philadelphia with her mom, 25, and 3-year-old sister when she was shot, ABC6 reported.

The girl’s identity has not been released.