• Family: Whitehaven fifth-grader shot while sleeping

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    A 10-year-old girl is recovering after she was shot in Whitehaven, according to MPD. 

    A major on the scene said she was shot in the arm, and is currently in stable condition at LeBonheur Children's Hospital. 

    The shooting happened on the 300 block of Bonita Drive, but details surrounding who pulled the trigger are extremely limited. 

    The victim's father told FOX13 she was sleeping when the house was sprayed with bullets. According to him, the suspects used an assault rife and a handgun. 


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    Police told FOX13 there is no one in custody. 

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