9-year-old girl struck by bullet inside Petersburg apartment

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PETERSBURG, Va. (WRIC) — Petersburg Police say a 9-year-old girl is recovering after she was struck by a bullet while inside a Petersburg apartment building.

Officers say she was struck in the right arm in the 2300 block of Navajo Court. She suffered minor injuries, police added.

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Officers called the shooting ‘senseless.’ Anyone with information is asked to contact (804) 861-1212.

This is a developing story. Stay with 8news for updates.

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