Child flown to hospital after shooting in Forest City

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FOREST CITY, NC (WSPA) – Police said a child was flown to the hospital after a shooting in Forest City Tuesday afternoon.

The shooting happened at the corner of Oak Street and Harmon Street around 5:00pm.

Forest City Police said the girl was in a car when someone in an SUV fired shots at the vehicle.

The girl, whose age is not known at this time, was flown to Spartanburg Medical Center in critical condition, police said.

Forest City Police said the suspects in the shooting left the scene in a black SUV.

Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to call Forest City Police Department Detective Chris Weeks at 828-245-5555 or 828-286-2911.

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