Friend charged in fatal shooting of 18-year-old shot

Friend charged in fatal shooting of 18-year-old shot
An 18-year-old who died after being shot southwest Louisville has been identified. (Source: Pexels)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) – An 18-year-old who died after being shot southwest Louisville has been identified.

Armani Hall, 18, was shot in the 6900 block of Brooklawn Drive, according to the Jefferson County Coroner’s office.

She was taken to University of Louisville Hospital where she was pronounced dead around 12:50 a.m. Sunday.

Adrianna King, 21, was taken into custody in connection to the shooting, according to LMPD spokeswoman Alicia Smiley. According to an arrest slip, King told police she was playing with a gun and accidently shot Hall.

King was charged with one of reckless homicide.

She appeared in court on Monday where she pleaded not guilty. King’s bond remained at $10,000. She was ordered not to have contact with Hall’s family or possess any weapons.

King is scheduled to appear back in court on Dec. 22.

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