Suspect sought in shooting of girl, 13

August 16, 2009 10:23:16 AM PDT
Police are looking for a man in connection with the shooting of a 13-year-old girl.It happened in a home on the 3200 block of North 10th Street in Philadelphia's Tioga section around 3:30 a.m.

Investigators tell Action News that there was a party inside at the time with several juveniles in attendance

Police say Terrence Maxwell, 20, of the 1500 block of North Rosalie Street, was playing with a handgun when it discharged.

The 13-year-old girl was hit once in the chest.

She was rushed to Saint Christopher's Hospital and has since been treated and released.

An arrest warrant has been issued for Maxwell.


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