A teenager was seriously injured transported to Nashville after being shot in the face at around 7:15 p.m. Thursday while in the area of Mechanic and Younglove streets, according to a Hopkinsville Police Department report.
The report states police were called to the area after receiving a shots fired call. A short time later, Jakiyah Hinton, 18, Hopkinsville, arrived at the Jennie Stuart Health emergency room with a gunshot wound to her face.
Hinton told police that she was in a vehicle when another vehicle fired several shots into her vehicle, striking her, the report said.
Jennie Stuart staff tended to her injuries before she was transported to a hospital in Nashville in stable condition, the report added.
No suspect information has been released, however, police did release a photo of the vehicle involved in the shooting. The vehicle is believed to be a gray Dodge Journey.
If you have any information regarding the shooting, HPD asks that you call 270-890-1300 or text 270-887-TIPS.
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Larayna Manning, 47, Hopkinsville, was arrested at 8:25 p.m. Tuesday while at West Seventh Street for first-degree trafficking in cocaine and possession of drug paraphernalia after police discovered a large amount of cocaine and several crack pipes in her home following a search warrant, according to an HPD report.