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Teen in house struck by gunfire

January 3, 2019

CALDWELL, Idaho (AP) — Authorities say a 14-year-old was struck by a bullet inside a home near Caldwell in a gang-related drive-by shooting, according to a press release from the Canyon County Sheriff’s Office.

The Idaho Statesman reports the child suffered serious injuries in the Wednesday shooting.

The FBI is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to the arrests and convictions of those involved.

The shooting was reported at about 3:40 a.m. Investigators determined the house was struck multiple times in what they believe was a targeted attack.

The FBI Metro Violent Crimes Task Force is assisting with the case, sheriff’s office spokesman Joe Decker told the Statesman.

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