9-year-old girl hit in drive-by shooting in West Valley City
WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah – A nine-year-old girl was shot in a drive-by shooting in West Valley City Saturday night.
West Valley Police said the girl was in her home at the 1500 block of Calvo Drive when a bullet went through that wall and hit her.
The shooting happened just before 9 p.m.
A helicopter transported her to a hospital. Her condition was stabilized but police did not share any other information on her injuries.
SHOOTING: just before 9pm a drive by shooting occurred in the 1500 block of Calvo Dr. A 9yo child inside the home was hit by a bullet which penetrated the wall. The child was transported by helicopter & is stable. Investigation is underway. No suspect description at this time. pic.twitter.com/lFo4tnWNAK
— WVC Police (@WVCPD) January 9, 2022
Police did not have any other information on what happened but the investigation just started.
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