9-Year-old boy shot in foot in drive-by shooting - KMOV.com

9-Year-old boy shot in foot in drive-by shooting

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Kickball that a young boy was playing with when he was caught in the crossfire of a drive-by shooting. Kickball that a young boy was playing with when he was caught in the crossfire of a drive-by shooting.

(KMOV) -- A shooting in the 5700 block of Acme in Flordell Hills left a young boy injured Sunday. 

Police on the scene said this was a drive-by shooting with several shots fired. A nine-year-old boy who was playing kickball was struck by a bullet in the crossfire.

The boy was shot in the foot. He was taken to a local hospital and is in stable condition. He is expected to be okay.

Police said they do not believe that the child was the intended target.

 

 

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Witnesses say they saw a group of black men flee the scene in a red, four-door Chevrolet Impala.

The investigation is ongoing.

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