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Police: Shot fired at Virginia home, boy suffers graze wound

January 12, 2022 GMT

LYNCHBURG, Va. (AP) — A 10-year-old boy was injured when someone fired a shot at a home in Lynchburg early Wednesday morning, police said.

Officers were called to Grady Street around 1:30 a.m. for a report of shots fired, Lynchburg police said in a news release. Officers learned that a home had been struck by gunfire when people were inside, including a 10-year-old boy who suffered a grazing gunshot wound, police said.

The child was treated at the scene for a superficial injury and no one else was injured, police said. Police are asking anyone who may have captured video of the incident on security cameras to contact the department.