( Sedamsville ) - A man accused of firing a shot that struck his daughter, killing her, pleaded not guilty Monday.
34-Year-Old Deandre Kelley is charged with reckless homicide in the shooting death of 11-year-old Shanti Lanza. Police say Kelley was drunk had been arguing with his girlfriend outside along Delhi Avenue near Fairbanks early Sunday morning. He allegedly fired a shot that went through an upper level window and struck the girl in the chest. Lanza was pronounced dead at Cincinnati Children's Hospital.
Kelley is charged with reckless homicide. He's being held on $500,000 bond.