PHOENIX - A 6-year-old girl rushed to the hospital Wednesday night with a gunshot wound will survive her injuries, police said Thursday afternoon.
The young girl was reportedly in a car seat in the back seat of a vehicle when the occupants of the car got in a verbal altercation with a group of people in the 6300 block of W. Flower Street.
That's when someone outside the car began firing upon the vehicle and struck the 6-year-old. That suspect is unknown at this time.
The investigation is ongoing and anyone who may have information is urged to contact Phoenix police or Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS (948-6377).