12 yr old shot scene

First responders in the 5700 block of Era Avenue after a double shooting left a 12-year-old injured.

ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) – A 12-year-old girl was shot in the head in north St. Louis on the Fourth of July.

Police were called to the 5700 block of Era Avenue shortly before midnight. When they arrived, a girl was found with a graze gunshot wound to her head.

5 young girls were inside a vehicle when they heard gunshots and the 12-year-old was shot.

She was conscious and breathing while being taken to the hospital.

A News 4 photographer at the scene noticed a vehicle with a shattered window.

No other information has been released.

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