Shots fired into home, child & woman injured

Child shot at in home

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - Police said a child and her grandmother were taken to Carolinas Medical Center with non life threatening injuries after shots were fired into a home on Hickory Valley Court.

Police said it happened at the Valley View Apartments just before 6 a.m.

Police said the suspect may be known but are still investigating the shooting.

A family member told WBTV the child is 7-yr-old girl and a bullet went through her leg.

Family said she is still in the hospital because doctors are waiting for swelling to go down in her leg.

The grandmother is out of hospital and is staying with another family. 

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