INDIANAPOLIS — The Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department is responding after a child was shot on the near west side of Indianapolis.
Police responded to the 200 block of Berwick Avenue at the Ponderosa Manufactured Home Community (southwest of the W. Michigan/N. Tibbs intersection) around 8:15 a.m. Friday.
Officers located a 10-year-old girl who had been shot at least once.
The girl was taken to Riley Hospital, has underdone surgery and is said to be in stable condition.
Police believe the shooting was accidental but are still investigating to determine how exactly it happened.