Just before 1 a.m. ET, emergency personnel responded to the 3100 block of Liberty Heights Avenue for a report of a body found.
Upon arrival, medics found that the victim’s neck had been slashed.
The girl was rushed to a local hospital where she died a short time later.
Police are currently interviewing family members and possible witnesses in the case.
There is no motive for the killing and potential leads in the case are being sought, according to police.