The Mesquite Police Department announced Wednesday that three juvenile suspects have been arrested and charged with murder following the fatal shooting of a 15-year-old girl Saturday night.
Around 10:32 p.m. Saturday, the Mesquite Police Department was notified of a shooting call in the 2300 block of Driftwood Drive.
Upon arrival at the location, officers observed the female who had been shot. Responding officers rendered first-aid until the arrival of MFD paramedics. The female was transported to a local hospital by ambulance where she was pronounced deceased.
“This incident appears to involve persons known to the victim and isolated in nature at this time,” the Mesquite Police Department said.