Girl, 14, shot in foot during fireworks in Providence

Providence

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — Providence police are investigating after a 14-year-old girl was wounded in a shooting Sunday night in Olneyville.

According to police, three masked individuals fired multiple rounds around 11 p.m. in the area of Bowdoin Street as a large group of people watched fireworks.

The girl, who was hit in the foot by a bullet, was driven to Hasbro Children’s Hospital by a relative.

Police said she has since been discharged.

Anyone with information should contact police at (401) 272-3121.

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