DALLAS (March 2, 2014) A 9-year-old Dallas girl was in critical condition after she was struck in the head by a stray bullet fired by a neighbor who was target shooting in the back yard.
The girl’s name was not immediately released.
She was taken to a Dallas hospital.
The neighbor, Cristian Manzano, 20, was facing charges that include a felony count of causing injury to a child.
He was held Sunday in the Dallas County jail in lieu of $31,500 bond.
Police say the stray bullet pierced a kitchen window Saturday and struck the unidentified girl in the head.