WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- Police are investigating after a 2-year-old girl was shot in Winston-Salem Monday morning, according to Winston-Salem police.
At about 10:15 a.m., police went to the 3000 block of Bon Air Avenue in reference to a child being shot. Arriving officers found the girl and a parent and determined the two-year-old was shot in the foot.
She was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
According to a press release, the shooting happened after a disagreement between "at least two" people in the middle of the road. The child was shot as a result of the discharge.
The suspect ran from the scene before police arrived and has not been found.
Police believe the shooting was not random and that those involved know each other.
Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at (336) 727-2800.