From The Tribune staff reports
CENTER POINT — A child was shot in Center Point on Wednesday night, according to the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office.
According to at statement from JCSO, at approximately 8:15 on Wednesday, August 12, Jefferson County deputies received a call that an 8-year-old child had been shot in the 500 block of 27th Avenue NW in Center Point.
The child has been taken to the hospital with what is thought to be non-life-threatening injuries.
The circumstances of the shooting are still under investigation. If you have any information about the shooting, please call the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office.