9-Year-Old Girl Hit By Stray Bullet in Columbus, Ohio

By Major Burdock, The Goldwater · 07-04-2017
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The Columbus Police Department is asking for the public's help to find the gunman that injured a sleeping 9-year-old girl in her living room.

Gunshots were fired behind the Republic Avenue home just before 1:00 a.m. Tuesday. One of the bullets went through a window, ricocheted and hit the little girl just below the eye.

She was taken to Nationwide Children's Hospital with minor injuries. No other injuries were reported.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Columbus Police Assault Unit at 164-545-4141 or Central Ohio Crime Stoppers at 614-461-TIPS (8477).



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