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Authorities say uncle provided gun in fatal shooting

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  • Donnell Flora

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Associated Press

Prosecutors say a man got on a bus and delivered a handgun to his 14-year-old niece before she opened fire and killed another teen.

The Cook County state's attorney's office said at a hearing Wednesday that 25-year-old Donnell Flora brought the gun at his niece's request knowing she was going to be involved in a fight. The girl allegedly struck a woman in the head with the gun and then fatally shot Endia Martin and shot another girl in the arm.

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Prosecutors allege that after the shooting, the girl gave the gun to Flora. Both he and his niece are charged with first-degree murder. A 17-year-old boy accused of attempting to hide the gun is charged with unlawful use of a weapon.

Flora's bond was set at $3 million.

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