Police: Ohio girl dragged to death during argument

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CLEVELAND (AP) -- Authorities say a 16-year-old Ohio girl was dragged to death by a vehicle during a late-night argument.

Police in Cleveland say the teen was standing next to the vehicle Sunday night when the driver accelerated, dragging the girl. She fell from the vehicle and later died at MetroHealth Medical Center.

Her name wasn't immediately released.

Police are looking for an 18-year-old suspect who was driving a maroon Jeep.

WEWS-TV (http://bit.ly/wi4Dy9 ) reports that the unoccupied vehicle was found Monday morning.

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Information from: The Plain Dealer, http://www.cleveland.com