Police: 8-year-old girl in Elmira died of blunt force trauma

Police in Elmira are investigating a homicide involving the death of an eight-year-old girl on Monday. (WENY photo)

Elmira, N.Y. (WHAM) - Police in Elmira have released early information about the death of an eight-year-old girl in Elmira.

The girl was found March 26 inside a home on East Thurston Street.

According to our ABC affiliate WENY in Elmira, the girl died from blunt force trauma caused by another person.

The home was located between Grand Central Avenue and Eldridge Park Road.

Police are asking anyone who may know about the girl's death to call (607) 737-5618 or email in a tip to

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