13-year-old shot in central Lubbock; taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries

13-year-old shot in central Lubbock; taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries

LUBBOCK, Texas (KCBD) - Police continue to investigate a Saturday morning shooting in central Lubbock that caused a child to be sent to the hospital.

The call for the shooting came in around 5:20 a.m. after gunshots were reported in the 1500 block of 24th Place, according to Lubbock police.

An initial investigation has found the shots were fired outside of the house and hit the child in the leg. The child was taken to a Lubbock hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Lubbock Police report the circumstances surrounding the shooting are still under investigation.

KCBD will continue to update this story as more information becomes available.

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