11-year-old injured after gunfire strikes Atlanta home, police say

Police are investigating after a woman said gunfire struck her house early Wednesday morning, injuring an 11-year-old boy inside.

Police responded to a home at 5:49 a.m. Wednesday morning at 3042 Middleton Road in Atlanta after receiving calls of shots fired and damage to property.

Police said a woman at the scene told officers her home was damaged by gunfire. 

She said the 11-year-old inside the home during the incident had a minor injury from some flying debris. He was treated and released on scene by Grady EMS, police said. 

Officers on scene interviewed witnesses at the scene Wednesday morning. 

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