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11-year-old girl struck by gunfire from two cars shooting at each other in Mt. Pleasant, police say

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Posted at 3:03 PM, Aug 20, 2021
and last updated 2021-08-20 16:02:59-04

CLEVELAND — An 11-year-old girl was shot as the occupants of two cars were apparently shooting at each other while driving in Cleveland’s Mt. Pleasant neighborhood Friday, according to Cleveland police.

A woman was getting gas in the 11600 block of Kinsman Road when her daughter, who was in the back seat of a car, was grazed by a bullet in the back that came through the car’s door, a Cleveland police spokesperson stated in a news release.

According to police, the girl is in stable condition.

The matter remains under investigation.

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