MURFREESBORO, TN (WSMV) - Police in are investigating a deadly shooting in Murfreesboro.

Officers responded to the 400 block of Forrest Street just before 10 p.m. Wednesday after receiving a report about a woman who was not breathing. The woman was later identified as 18-year-old Carmen E. Simmons of Christiana, TN.

When officers arrived, they discovered Simmons had a gunshot wound to her face.

Simmons was taken to Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital, where she was pronounced dead.

Police said they are working to determine how Simmons was shot.

Stay with News4 for updates on this developing story.

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