Two adults arrested after 12-year-old girl shot in Benton Township

An 18-year-old man and 24-year-old man were arrested after a 12-year-old girl was shot on Friday afternoon, April 18.

Posted on April 20, 2014 at 6:01 p.m.

Two men were arrested in connection to a shooting that sent a 12-year-old girl in Benton Township, Mich., to the hospital on Friday, April 18.

The 12-year-old girl was struck in the hip by a stray bullet in the 1000 block of Harbor Court around 2:40 p.m. Friday, The Elkhart Truth's news partner WNDU reported.

The girl is in stable condition. Jakeem Griffin, 24, and Juan Hassel Jr., 18, were arrested for firearms violations in connection to the shooting.

Read more about this story on WNDU's website.

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