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19-year-old woman fatally shot in southeast Fort Worth identified

Fort Worth police release 2018 crime stats

In 2018, the number of Crimes Against Persons dipped 5.3 percent compared to 2017, according to the Fort Worth Police Department.
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In 2018, the number of Crimes Against Persons dipped 5.3 percent compared to 2017, according to the Fort Worth Police Department.

A 19-year-old woman who was fatally shot in southeast Fort Worth Friday night was identified Saturday morning, police said.

Lafey Briuna Harps died after being shot in the parking lot of Autumn Chase apartment complex, Officer Buddy Calzada said. Harps was identified by the Tarrant County Medical Examiner Saturday morning.

Fort Worth police were investigating the shooting, which happened in the 3500 block of South Riverside Drive at 10:45 p.m.

Harps and another woman were near their car in the parking lot of Autumn Chase apartments when someone started shooting at them from the front of the complex, Calzada said.

Medstar took Harps to John Peter Smith hospital where she died. Police had not made any arrests as of 11 a.m. Saturday.

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