17 year old girl dies after being shot in Littlefield

The Littlefield Police Department is investigating a shooting that killed a teenager just after 6:45 a.m. Friday. 

Officers responded to the 700 block of West 3rd Street in Littlefield for reports of a disturbance. Upon arrival, officers discovered a 17-year-old Jasmine Rodriguez had been shot. She was taken to UMC by Littlfield EMS with critical injuries. 

Littlefield Chief of Police Ross Hester confirmed she later died and the department is now investigating the incident as a homicide.

We will have more information on this developing story as it becomes available.