Investigation underway after young child hit by gunfire

Investigation underway after young child hit by gunfire
(Tacoma Police Department)

TACOMA, Wash. — An investigation is underway after a young child was hit by gunfire Sunday night in Tacoma.

Police were called before 8 p.m. to the 8800 block of South Sheridan Avenue, where shots were fired into a home.

Police said a young child was hit and taken to the hospital with serious but non-life-threatening injuries.

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It is not yet known what led to the gunfire or if a anyone was taken into custody.

The investigation remains ongoing.