OMAHA, NE- Omaha Police have confirmed that Payton Benson, 5, was shot and killed Wednesday morning.
City Councilman Ben Gray says the little girl is a relative. She is his nephew's daughter.
Police responded to 45th & Bedford after shots were fired around 9:45 a.m.
Benson was taken to Alegent-Creighton University Medical Center in extrememly critical condition and later died at the hospital.
Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call Omaha Police at (402) 444-5652 or Crime Stoppers.
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