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Officials rule toddler's death a homicide

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Kamiya, 2, was shot and killed in Inkster Tuesday when a suspect opened fire on Kamaya, her dad, and his 12-year-old niece. Kamiya, 2, was shot and killed in Inkster Tuesday when a suspect opened fire on Kamaya, her dad, and his 12-year-old niece.
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INKSTER, Mich. (AP) -- The death of a 2-year-old Detroit-area girl has been ruled a homicide after an autopsy confirmed a gunshot wound to her head.
 
The girl was shot on the porch of a home in Inkster in what police describe as a case of retaliation.
 
The Wayne County medical examiner's office says an autopsy was performed Wednesday, a day after the shooting.
 
State police say the toddler's name is Kamiya Gross. But Mary Mazur of the medical examiner's office says the girl's mother identified her as Kamiya French.
 
A suspect is in custody. The girl's father and a 12-year-old girl were also shot and are in a hospital.

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