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11-Year-Old Shot in Chest
UPDATE 12:30PM: The 11-year-old shot is being treated at USA Medical Center. He father tells Local 15 News she is ready for a second surgery to remove the bullet lodged in her lung.
UPDATE 12PM: Local 15 News has learned the name of an 11-year-old shot in the chest Sunday night. Officials have identified her as Treasure Ruffin, a sixth grader at Mae Eanes Middle School.
Ruffin's father says his daughter has already been through one surgery, and is scheduled for another one shortly. He says the bullet is still lodged in the little girl's lung.
Ruffin was last listed in serious condition.
MOBILE, Ala. (WPMI) A 11-year-old was shot in the chest Sunday night around 9:30 off Dauphin Island Parkway on Hurtel Street.
No word on the condition of the child, or a reason for what happened. We do know the girl was shot in the chest in her bedroom.
Local 15's Andrea Ramey has been following this story and is working to get more information.
See the full story on Local 15 News at 5 and 6.