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Fatal shooting in Heights

The Billings Police Department responds to a reported shooting in a mobile home park in the Billings Heights that left one teen dead on Saturday night. 

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. 

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. 

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