Detectives Investigating After 15-Year-Old Girl Struck by Gunfire

Detectives are investigating after a 15-year-old girl was injured by gunfire this afternoon in South Seattle.  The injuries are not considered life-threatening.

The victim was in the 11200 block of 59th Avenue South this afternoon at about 3:00 pm when she was struck by gunfire.  She was transported to a nearby hospital where she was treated for her injuries.  Detectives responded to the scene and are conducting their investigation.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to contact the Seattle Police Department.