Dozens of shots fired in Shelby neighborhood when 4-year-old girl shot

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SHELBY, N.C. — Police are stepping up patrols in a neighborhood after a drive-by shooting Monday night that sent a little girl to the hospital in Shelby, according to WSOC.

Investigators were called to Toms Street around 11 p.m. and spent all night collecting evidence and interviewing neighbors.

Police told WSOC that the child was in the living room when someone drove by and fired several shots into her house and another one.

Neighbors said dozens of shots were fired into the homes.