Three young people, including an 11-year-old girl, were walking home from a Family Dollar Store when they were wounded on Gulfton Street.
According to a witness at the scene, the little girl was shot in the shoulder and the two teenage boys were shot in the leg and the foot.
Business owners feared a shooting would happen after HPD's Gulfton storefront closed.
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"It's not the same," Gerardo Guerrero said.
An eyewitness who tried to help said the youths were rushed to the hospital.
Police are now searching for a white SUV.
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