Hartford Police investigating after 10-year-old girl shot in the face

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HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — A 10-year-old girl is in the hospital after being shot in the face along Branford Street in Hartford Sunday.

Hartford Deputy Police Chief Brian J. Foley tweeted that the victim is stable and guarded at Connecticut Children’s Medical Center. Her injuries are not life-threatening.

Detectives are investigating the circumstances surrounding the shooting.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Hartford Police at 860-757-4179.