PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A teenage girl has died after she was shot in the head during a double shooting last week in West Philadelphia. Police say 15-year-old Embaba Mengesteabe was shot on the afternoon of Feb. 23 on the 6200 block of Chestnut Street.
Embaba died Tuesday morning at Penn Presbyterian Medical Center.
A 20-year-old man was also shot in the head, but he has since been treated and discharged from Penn Presbyterian.READ MORE: John Dougherty, IBEW Local 98 Union Leader, Nephew Gregory Fiocca Charged With Extortion, Conspiracy By Feds
Embaba’s church group, Eritrean Orthodox Tewahdo Diocese of North America, says the young girl was with her brother when they were both shot.
A GoFundMe has been set up for Embaba’s family.MORE NEWS: Phillies To Welcome Fans Back At Citizens Bank Park After 18-Month Drought
No arrests have yet to be made.