Sleeping Teen Hit in Head by Bullet

Bullet shot from outside of home

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    A Frederick, Md., teenager is recovering after being struck in the head by a bullet while he was sleeping early Friday morning.

    Frederick Police were called to a report of shots being fired around 3 a.m. in the 400 block of Heather Ridge Drive. Several shots had struck a home on the street.

    Teen Struck by Stray Bullet in Her Sleep

    [DC] Teen Struck by Stray Bullet in Her Sleep
    A sleeping Frederick, Md., teenager is hit in the head by a stray bullet. (Published Friday, May 14, 2010)

    One of the rounds fired struck a wooden fence, went through the outside and inside walls of the home, struck a headboard and then hit the teenager in the head. She suffered minor injuries and was treated at the scene.

    Frederick Police are still investigating who fired the rounds.