The Billings Police Department responded to a shooting in a trailer park in the Billings Heights that left one teen dead on Saturday night.
A 15-year-old girl was pronounced dead on scene by law enforcement. The shooting occurred on 12 Stella Street in the Cherry Creek Estates trailer park in the Heights around 7:30 p.m. Saturday, according to BPD Sgt. Nate West.
The girl had a single gunshot wound when officers arrived, West said. No suspects were taken into custody. No other injuries were reported and no one was taken to a hospital, he said.
Police are treating the incident as a "suspicious shooting," but there is currently no threat to public safety, West said.
A detective unit was on scene investigating the incident, he said.
Billings police responded to 12 Stella St for a shooting. Upon arrival, ofcs located a 15 YO female with a single gun shot wound. The 15 YO Billings female was pronounced deceased at the scene. This incident remains under investigation. No current threat to the public.— BillingsPD (@BillingsPD) May 12, 2019
A coroner's unit was also on scene as of 8:45 p.m.
The Billings police and American Medical Response responded to the incident.
An investigation is ongoing.