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Whittington Woman Dies In Benton Shooting

A shooting death is under investigation in Benton. 

Franklin County Coroner Marty Leffler says Brittany Marie Andrews of Whittington died late Friday night from a single gunshot wound to the head.  The shooting occurred in the parking lot of Vicki's Card Shop in Benton.  Benton Police are not releasing any details.  An autopsy is planned for Sunday. 

Illinois State police along with the Illinois State Police Crime Scene Unit and the Franklin County Coroners office have joined Benton Police in the investigation.

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