BURLINGTON, N.C. — A juvenile was injured in a shooting in Burlington Thursday night, according to a news release from Burlington police.
Officers came to the 600 block of Center Avenue at 9:20 p.m. after a report of a shooting.
A 12-year-old was struck by a gunshot inside a residence.
Burlington police said they believe the shooting was accidental.
There is no word on the juvenile’s condition.
Burlington police said they are still in the early stages of the investigation.