Police: 12-year-old girl's face grazed in shooting

AP News
Posted: Apr 06, 2017 10:39 AM

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) — Police in Virgina say a 12-year-old girl was left with a graze wound to her face after a shooting.

Newport News Police said in a statement that officers responding to a report of a shooting on Thursday morning were told the girl was in an upstairs apartment when she was hit. She was taken to a hospital with an injury that isn't thought to be life-threatening.

Police say they are investigating and will release more information as it becomes available.