16-year-old girl shot in Winston-Salem; police seeking information in case

Piedmont Triad News

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (WGHP) — The Winston-Salem Police Department is seeking witnesses or information regarding the shooting of a 16-year-old early Tuesday morning.

Police got a call about shots fired and responded to the 1100 block of Rich Avenue in Winston-Salem around 1:30 a.m. Tuesday.

They found the victim, later identified as a 16-year-old girl, with a gunshot wound on her right side. She was taken to the hospital.

Her injuries are not life-threatening, police say.

The investigation is ongoing.

The Winston-Salem Police Department is hoping the public can help in this case. Contact the police department at (336) 773-7700 or Crime Stoppers at (336) 727-2800.

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