4-year-old girl shot Friday night in Memphis, police say

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — UPDATE 2/19/2022 12 P.M.:

According to Memphis Police, the victim is a 4-year-old girl.


A girl was rushed to the hospital Friday night after being shot in Memphis, according to the Memphis Police Department.

MPD said the girl was shot in a residential neighborhood on South Perkins Rd. around 8:50 p.m.

That female juvenile was rushed to Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital in critical condition, according to police.

FOX13 has reached out to the Memphis Police Department for more information, including the age of the girl.

Police have not released any information about the person responsible.

If you have any information on who pulled the trigger or what led to this girl being shot, MPD wants you to call Crime Stoppers at 901-528-CASH.

Any information that leads to an arrest, in this case, could be worth up to $2,000.

FOX13 has a crew headed to the scene.

This is a developing story. Tune in to FOX13 News at 9 and 10 p.m. and check back frequently for updates.