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5/15/05-Longview

Girl Victim In Longview Shooting

A 15-year old Longview girl is shot dead, and Longview police think she got caught in the crossfire during a fight. Police responded just before midnight to a home in the 800 block of west Avalon. The caller to 9-1-1 said someone had been shot. "15-year-old Siera Foster" was found in the driveway with a gunshot wound to the head. She died later at a hospital.

Police say "19-year-old Travale Henson" had checked into Good Shepherd hospital with a gunshot wound to his wrist. He has now been charged with murder. "17-year-old Keethan Harnage", was arrested and charged with felony deadly, conduct for allegedly firing shots. Investigators believe the girl who was killed, had nothing to do with the fight.

"One of the suspects fired shots into the ground in response to that the other suspect fired several shots indiscriminately at the crowd and one of them struck the young lady in the head" said Longview police officer Richard Spruiell.

Henson's bail has been set at 300-thousand dollars. Harnage is being held on 30-thousand dollars. Police are still trying to determine what prompted the shooting.

Bob Hallmark, reporting. bhallmark@kltv.com

 

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