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NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) - An 11-year-old girl was rushed to a Nashville hospital with non life-threatening injuries after she was struck by a bullet inside her home.

Metro Police said the girl was inside her home Thursday evening after 9:30 p.m. when someone came through the Joseph Avenue neighborhood and started firing outside.

One of the bullets came through the walls of the girl's home and hit her in the leg, according to investigators.

Officers are busy gathering shell casings and other evidence at the scene, trying to determine who opened fire.

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