Created on Thursday, 28 March 2013 Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
CIRCLEVILLE, Ohio (AP) — A 21-year-old central Ohio woman badly beaten during what police called a neighborhood riot has died.
Circleville Police Chief Wayne Gray said Brittany Jeffers died at a hospital early Thursday.
Jeffers was beaten Wednesday afternoon in a neighborhood in Circleville, south of Columbus. Police said 911 calls reported a large number of people fighting in a street.
Officers are working to identify suspects in Jeffers' death.