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McKenzie Elliott and Other Crossfire Children

McKenzie Elliott and Other Crossfire Children

Six months ago, three-year-old McKenzie Elliott was killed by a stray bullet while playing on her front porch. The bullet wasn’t meant for McKenzie, of course. But that is small consolation to her family. Two men were also injured in the gun battle that erupted outside her home in Waverly, and police identified a “person…Continue Reading