5-year-old girl on life support after being injured in drive-by shooting

Police are asking for help identifying these men in relation to drive-by shooting (KSNT  News)
Police are asking for help identifying these men in relation to drive-by shooting (KSNT News)

TOPEKA, Kansas – Topeka police say a 5-year-old girl was taken to a hospital with life-threatening injuries after being wounded in a drive-by shooting.

Police also asking for the public’s assistance in finding the suspect vehicle, which is described as silver or white with four doors.

Police also released photos of two men who investigators say may have more information about the shooting. Photos of the two men were captured in surveillance video.

Police say the girl was in a child seat in a vehicle when she was struck by a bullet during the drive-by shooting. Police Lt. Colleen Stuart identified the young victim as Lily Nichols. She says the child was still on life support Tuesday evening.

Anyone with any information of this incident should call the Topeka Police Department at 785-368-9200, or Crime Stoppers at 234-0007.

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