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Transgender Woman Fatally Shot in Miami Area

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Posted at 10:15 AM, Apr 24, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-24 10:15:00-04

MIAMI (AP) - Authorities in Miami are investigating the fatal shooting of a transgender woman.

Authorities say Chayviss Reed was fatally shot at an intersection not far from the north campus of Miami-Dade College.

The Miami Herald (http://hrld.us/2oDxaWo ) reports that Reed is the ninth transgender woman reported killed in the United States this year.

Miami-Dade investigators weren't releasing any details about the shooting.

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Information from: The Miami Herald, http://www.herald.com

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