Juvenile injured in overnight shooting in SW Roanoke

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ROANOKE, Va. (WFXR) — Roanoke Police are investigating a shooting that took place early Monday morning in the 300 block of 9th Street SW.

According to police, officers responded to the area at around 1:15 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 5, and found a juvenile female with a gunshot wound behind a residence.

She was taken to Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital for treatment of what police say appeared to be a non-life-threatening injury.

Police have not released any additional information, but they say no arrests have been made.

If you have information regarding this incident, you are asked to call the Roanoke Police Department at (540) 344-8500.

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