Belle Glade Sun

8 year old treated for gunshot graze

Suspects driving a Range Rover discharged their firearm at two unknown persons standing in the 400 block of South West D Road at 4:16 p.m. today., according to the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office.

Flying bullets struck an older model Chevrolet SUV, grazing an 8 year old female sitting inside the vehicle.

The child was treated and released on scene. An active search was conducted for the suspect(s). All efforts were exhausted. Detectives from the Violent Crimes Division will investigate further.

If anyone has information about this shooting they are urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-458-TIPS.