Bullets hit apartment with family inside

Medics check out 8-year-old girl on the scene; no one taken to a hospital
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Published: Oct. 11, 2021 at 5:20 PM CDT

SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) — Members of a Shreveport family were home when gunfire erupted outside and bullets struck their residence.

Caddo 911 dispatch records show it happened on Marion Street at 4:39 p.m. Monday, Oct. 11.

Shreveport police say a person inside the apartment reported the gunfire. The caller told police that someone drove by and opened fire on the residence and that an 8-year-old girl who was inside suffered some sort of leg injury.

The Fire Department initially dispatched five units to a medical emergency on Marion between Carrie Avenue and Portland Avenue. Medics checked out the girl on the scene; no one was taken to a hospital.

Police sent five units to that location.

KSLA News 12 will update this developing story as more information becomes available.

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