Girl, 10, injured in Springfield double shooting
SPRINGFIELD >> Police say a double shooting in Springfield has injured a woman and a 10-year-old girl.
It happened around 4:30 p.m. Thursday. Police say the child was shot in the leg and the 19-year-old woman was shot in the buttocks after a man pulled up at Belmont Avenue and Mountainview Street and got into an altercation with a group of people.
Both victims were taken to Baystate Medical Center in Springfield with injuries not considered life-threatening.
Police say it's unclear if the woman was the intended target or knew the suspect. No arrests have been made as of Thursday night. The shooting is under investigation.
TALK TO US
If you'd like to leave a comment (or a tip or a question) about this story with the editors, please email us. We also welcome letters to the editor for publication; you can do that by filling out our letters form and submitting it to the newsroom.