Texas girl, 12, who shot father in murder plot to kill family dead from self-inflicted gunshot wound: police
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A 12-year-old Texas girl who shot her father and then herself in a murder plot with a friend has died, officials said on Wednesday.
The girl died from a self-inflicted "gunshot wound of head" on September 22, two days after the shooting, according to the Tarrant County Medical Examiner’s Office.
She and her friend had plotted for weeks to murder their families and pets, the Parker County Sheriff’s Office said.
The girl was planning to leave the city of Weatherford after killing her dad and drive to Lufka to pick up her friend.
TEXAS GIRL, 12, SHOOTS FATHER, SELF AFTER PLOTTING WITH FRIEND TO MURDER FAMILIES: SHERIFFBut the girl's friend never went through with the plan, according to the sheriff's office.
Her father was found inside the home with a gunshot wound to the abdomen.
The girl appeared to have shot her father and fled the scene before shooting herself, according to investigators.
CLICK HERE TO GET THE FOX NEWS APPPolice said the girl's father was recently released from the hospital and is expected to recover.
The friend was charged with conspiracy to commit murder.
She was taken into custody last week.