Teenager dies after shooting in Topeka; suspect in custody

Crime

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Topeka police say a 17-year-old girl who was shot over the holiday weekend has died from her injuries.

Police announced Tuesday that Navaeh Martinez, who was shot late Saturday, had died.

A 21-year-old suspect, Daisha Butler, was arrested Sunday.

She is being held in the Shawnee County jail on updated potential charges of first-degree murder and aggravated battery.

Police have not released any other information about the shooting.

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