6-year-old Aniya Allen died on May 19, 2021 after she was shot in the head during a shooting in Minneapolis, Minnesota. 

Aniya Allen

Aniya Allen

The shooting was on May 17, 2021. Aniya was in the car with her family eating McDonald's in north Minneapolis after a pleasant day of shopping and swimming. Two rival gangs got into a shootout while Aniya was eating her food. 

Little Aniya was a innocent bystander and was caught in the middle of the gun fight. Aniya was shot in the head. Aniya's family immediately drove her to the hospital for emergency treatment. 

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Several attempts were made to save Aniya's life, but 2 days later on May 19th Aniya died. There have been no arrests made in this case.   

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