Police: teenage girl shot in head in Carlisle

Police are investigating a shooting at the Buzz Express in the first block of West Pomfret Street in Carlisle.

Officials reported that a juvenile girl was shot in the head while standing outside the Buzz Express at 39 W. Pomfret St. at around 3 p.m. Sources indicate that multiple shots were fired near the intersection of Hanover and Pomfret streets.

Police said the victim was taken to Carlisle Regional Medical Center. Latest reports indicate that she is in stable condition.

Officials said there was also a woman that was grazed in the arm as a loose round went through her clothing, but she was not injured.

Investigators believe that neither victim was the intended target of the shooting. Police do not think that this was a random act.

The Cumberland County District Attorneys office forensic unit was on scene to gather evidence and assist in the investigation.

The shooting remains under investigation. Anyone with information is asked to contact Carlisle police at 243-5252.

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