Child Shot in Drive-By Shooting

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(Memphis) A 12 year-old-girl is in the hospital after being shot by a drive-by shooter.

Memphis Police were called to the Graceland Farms Apartments just before 5:00 p.m. Saturday afternoon.

MPD Public Information Officer Sgt. Karen Rudolph tells WREG the girl was hit in the ankle and was taken to Le Bonheur in non-critical condition.

One person has been detained, but there is no word on any charges at this time.

We’ll have more on this story tonight on WREG News Channel 3 at 10:00.