3-year-old girl shot in gunfight during West Texas drug raid

1 year 7 months 4 weeks ago Friday, January 24 2020 Jan 24, 2020 January 24, 2020 7:16 PM January 24, 2020 in News - AP Texas Headlines

MIDLAND, Texas (AP) - A 3-year-old girl has been shot in a gunfight between police and 16-year-old male suspect during a drug raid at a West Texas house. The Texas Department of Public Safety says Midland police officers were serving a search warrant at a house near Hogan Park in eastern Midland Wednesday night when a gunfight ensued with the teenage suspect that wounded the child. DPS Sgt. Oscar Villarreal said Friday that the girl was in stable condition at a hospital and the teen was taken into custody. It was unclear if they were related, and Villarreal had no further information on the child.

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