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FORT WASHINGTON, Md. (WUSA) - Prince George's County Police have charged a 12-year-old boy with second degree murder in the death of a 2-year-old girl in Prince George's County, Maryland.

Police say a father reported his 2-year-old daughter as unresponsive on Wednesday night on the 1800 block Taylor Ave. in Ft. Washington Paramedics tried to revive her, then brought her to an area hospital where she was found dead.

According to officials, an autopsy was performed, and after a police investigation, it was found that the child died from blunt force trauma by the 12-year-old boy who repeatedly beat her.

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