Nine-year-old girl Christina Taylor Green who died in Tucson shooting was born on 9/11/01

Nine-year-old girl Christina Taylor Green who died in Tucson shooting was born on 9/11/01

Tucson : AZ : USA | Jan 08, 2011 at 10:40 PM PST
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The nine-year-old girl named Christina Taylor Green was shot dead during the Tucson shooting in which Rep. Gabrielle Gifford and several others were shot dead. Christina Taylor Green was shot when the nine-year-old was at the meeting of Rep. Gabrielle Gifford along with a neighbor, reports said.

Christina Taylor Green was one of six people killed during the shooting incident at the meeting of U.S. Congresswoman Gabrielle Gifford in Tucson, Arizona.

According to the Arizona Republic website, a neighbor took Christina Taylor Green along to the political meeting because she believed she would take pleasure in it, her uncle Greg Segalini said.

Reports suggest that Christina Taylor Green had recently won the student council election at her school. Christina Taylor Green wanted to avail the opportunity to meet Rep. Gabrielle Gifford and talk about concerns connected to the government.

"The next thing you know this happened. How do you prepare for something like this? My little niece got killed - took one on the chest and she is dead," Christina Taylor Green’s uncle Segalini said.

Christina Taylor Green died after a bullet hit her chest. Christina Taylor Green was featured in a book "Faces of Hope: Babies born on 9/11".

Murad Shah is based in California, California, United States of America, and is an Anchor on Allvoices.
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