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Teen shot and killed deputies search for suspect
ESCAMBIA COUNTY -- Escambia County deputies are trying to track down who ever shot and killed a teenage girl last night.
Witnesses say there was an argument on Maxwell Street around 9 pm.
For some reason shots were fired.
14-year old Kenteyonna Anderson was shot multiple times.
She was taken to Baptist Hospital were she died from her injured.
The suspects fled the scene.
Investigators say it appears the girl was a victim of an ongoing feud between people who live in the neighborhood.
Neighbors say she was a sweet girl who like to hang out with her friends and mostly kept to herself.
Neighbors say they are devastated that a girl who used to hang out in this neighborhood is dead. They've made a memorial for her here.
Markquan Allen was about 5 feet away from 14 year old Kenteyonna Anderson when he heard gun fire.
Markquan Allen- Witnessed shooting
"I thought I was going to get shot so I ran to the back."
Allen escaped but not without emotional scars.
Woman- "When I went down there and seen her like she was, it broke my heart."
This woman didn't want to speak on camera. She and several other neighbors on this block fear retaliation is coming and say they don't want to become the next victim.
Woman- " You can't do nothing about it but stand there and watch."
The woman said she watched a sweet familiar face fade in front of her.
Markquan Allen- Witnessed shooting "I hope no one else gets killed like she did cause her parents are taking it hard."
Neighbors say Anderson was a kind girl who like to hang out with her friends and mostly kept to herself.
Woman- "She was always happy. She wore her hair natural and she was naturally pretty. Always smiling."
Hours later the neighborhood is still pretty shaken up.
Neighbor "I'm going to try and move. I don't know when but it's kind of scary."
Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 433-STOP.