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No change in shooting case

Officials are still awaiting the results of an autopsy before making an official ruling on the cause of death of a 15-year-old girl who died earlier this month in what appears to be a tragic accident.

Rachel Marie Hall, of Jackhorn, a sophomore at Letcher County Central High School, died around 1:30 p.m. on April 11 after suff ering a gunshot wound to her head while visiting the Little Colley home of her boyfriend, fellow Letcher Central student Tre’ Sexton, and his parents, Billy and Debi Sexton.

Letcher County Coroner Wallace “Spanky” Bolling Jr. said Tuesday he is still waiting on results of testing conducted during the autopsy.

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