(Cleveland)- A 5-year-old girl is dead and her mother is recovering from serious injuries after both were shot in the head.

Police say they responded to the 12800 block of Crossburn Avenue at 11:17 p.m. to reports of shots fired.

Police Officers located both victims and transported them to MetroHealth Medical Center.

The family identifies the girl as Jermani Brooks, the mother as 33-year old Noni Brooks.  

The family is asking for privacy during this time.  Family members do ask anyone with information regarding a person of interest in the case to please come forward.

On Monday night Noni Brooks was upgraded to fair condition. 

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