12-year-old's death under investigation in Morristown

Morristown authorities are investigating the death of a 12-year-old girl.

According to the Morris County prosecutor's office, the girl's body was discovered at her 9 Jersey Ave. home Monday morning. She was taken to Morristown Memorial Hospital, where she died.

Neighbors say the incident worries them due to the lack of information being released. That information includes the name of the deceased.

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