Drive-By Shooting Leaves 5-Year-Old In Temporary Serious Condition

DETROIT (WWJ) – A drive-by shooting in Sunday night injured a young girl.

Police said a 5-year-old girl was the victim of an apparent drive-by shooting on Detroit’s east side.

The incident happened just before midnight on Alcoy, near Gratiot and East McNichols.

The little girl was in the car with her parents when someone fired at their vehicle, police said. The child was grazed in the neck.

She was  in the hospital — listed in temporary serious condition Monday morning. Her identity has not been released.

Detroit police are asking anyone with information on the incident to contact them.

Stay with WWJ Newsradio 950 and for more on this story.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS Detroit

Best Fall Festivals In Metro DetroitFrom music to art to special events, there's a little something for everyone's delight.
Best 4th Of July Concerts In Metro DetroitStaying home this weekend? Celebrate the 4th of July by rocking out at one of these shows.

Watch & Listen