9-Month-Old Girl Hospitalized After Being Hit By Stray Bullet in Panorama City Shooting
A 9-month-old girl was struck and wounded by a stray bullet in a shooting Saturday evening in Panorama City, authorities said.
The incident happened about 7:15 p.m. in the 14500 block of Rayen Street, after a verbal dispute involving four male Hispanics escalated, a spokeswoman for the Los Angeles Police Department said.
At the time of the shooting, the victim was attending a family event that was unrelated to the altercation, according to police.
The bullet struck the child in the leg, the LAPD said. She was transported to a hospital in stable condition.
No one was in custody in connection with the crime.