Police: 12-year-old girl shot in shoulder in Newport News

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — Newport News police say an 12-year-old girl was shot in the shoulder on Friday night.

Police say the shooting happened just before 9:23 p.m., outside the Aqueduct Apartments in the 13200 block of Aqueduct Drive.

The girl was taken to the hospital with non life-threatening injuries. Authorities are on the scene investigating.