Police: 13-year-old girl shot Sunday in Sioux Falls

Sioux Falls Police Department
Sioux Falls Police Department(Dakota News Now)
Published: Jan. 11, 2021 at 12:10 PM CST
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SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (Dakota News Now) - Sioux Falls Police are investigating after they say a 13-year-old was shot during a meetup to sell something Sunday afternoon.

On Sunday afternoon, a group of teens in a car met with someone to sell something near North Fiero Place and East 30th Place, according to police. Police say the suspect approached the vehicle and eventually fired a gun into it, striking the 13-year-old victim in the leg.

The 13-year-old was taken to the hospital and kept for observation. Police say her injury was non-life-threatening.

Police don’t believe the 13-year-old was the intended victim. Police are still working to track down the other teens in the vehicle at the time and the suspect.

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