An 8-year-old girl is dead after an accidental shooting in the Hilltop area Thursday night.
According to a Columbus police report, officers responded a home in the 400 block of South Eureka Avenue around 7:30 p.m. on a report of a possible shooting.
The report states officers found the girl in an upstairs bedroom unresponsive with a gun shot wound.
She was pronounced dead at 7:34 p.m.
Columbus police are currently investigating what may have led to the shooting.