New York City teen struck by stray bullet while in her family’s dining room

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A 15-year-old girl was struck in the shin by a stray bullet shortly before midnight on Tuesday evening when a shooting erupted across the street from her family’s home in Queens. The teen was transported to a local hospital and her father told reporters outside of his home on Wednesday that she was in “very good condition.”The NYPD said a few bullets hit the family’s front door and one flew through the front window after one or more people started firing guns nearby around 11:06 p.m. No arrests have been made but NYPD Commissioner Keechant Sewell wrote on Twitter that every “resource is being utilized to find those responsible for the shooting.” NYC MOM OF BRONX BABY SHOT IN HEAD DEMANDS BAIL REFORM AHEAD OF BIDEN VISIT: ‘WHO CARES IF RIKERS FILLS UP’The girl left a note on the bullet-riddled front door of her family’s home. “Hey besties, girl who got shot here! I have no comment,” the note read, according to the New York Post. “Come back after the Regents for a statement.”
The teen was struck by a stray bullet that entered the family’s front window. 
(Fox 5 New York)Last month, an 11-year-old girl was killed by a stray bullet in the Bronx. Police arrested a 15-year-old boy in her death. CLICK HERE TO GET THE FOX NEWS APPIn January, a baby was struck in the face by a stray bullet while in her mother’s car in the Bronx and survived. While overall crime is up 38.4% in New York City this year, shooting incidents are down 9.6% and shooting victims are down 7.1% this year compared to the same time frame in 2021, according to NYPD statistics.  Paul Best is a reporter for Fox News Digital. Story tips can be sent to Paul.best@fox.com and on Twitter: @KincaidBest. 

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