A 17 year old girl was shot three times overnight in the Sunrise subdivision off Binz-Engleman on the northeast side, a neighborhood which has been plagued by violent crime, News Radio 1200 WOAI reports.
Police say the victim was with two other people in a car that left the Circle-K store on Binz-Engleman and started driving into the neighborhood.
They noticed another car was following them, and they were unable to shake their pursuer despite driving up and down streets.
At one point, the car pulled up to the vehicle containing the three victims, and a person inside the car opened fire.
The girl was shot three times in the leg. The driver sped to a home in the 4100 block of Hunter's Sun where EMS was called.
The victim was listed in stable condition at BAMC. No word on suspects or a motive. The car containing the bunman sped away.