11-year-old girl shot waiting to buy sneakers in Springfield - FOX Carolina 21

11-year-old girl shot waiting to buy sneakers in Springfield

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SPRINGFIELD, MA (WSHM) -

An 11-year-old girl is recovering Saturday night after being shot in the leg.

She was part of a crowd waiting to buy the new Nike Air Jordan shoes.

CBS 3 media partner Mass Live and The Republican reported that the shooting happened Saturday morning outside of Mad Rags on Boston Road.

Police told the paper that they believe the girl is an innocent victim.

She was expected to be released from the hospital later on Saturday.

Some members of the crowd had been waiting outside of the store all night long.

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