PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Bullets flew into a home in Olney, injuring a woman who was at the window at the time. Police had previously reported that she was sleeping. It happened around 1:30 a.m. Friday on the 4900 block of North Second Street.
Police say about a dozen shots were fired, including nine that struck the home.READ MORE: 16-Year-Old Ahjaon Jackson Shot, Killed While Coming Home From Work With Twin Sister, Philadelphia Police Say
“It appears that the shooter or shooters were targeting this house because it is hit at least nine times by gunfire,” Philadelphia Police Chief Inspector Scott Small said.READ MORE: Doctor Accused Of Hoarding Dead Kittens In Her Freezer
The woman was taken to the hospital and is in stable condition. She suffered a graze wound that needed stitches, and her eyes needed flushing for glass, police say.
No one else in the home was injured.MORE NEWS: Philadelphia Police Searching For Shafeeq Lewis, Accused Of Fatally Shooting 13-Year-Old Boy On Way To School
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