It happened on Monday, August 8th at 5:10 p.m. at Freeman Street and Southern Boulevard in the Foxhurst section.
When police arrived at the scene, they found a 22-year-old woman with a grazed gunshot wound to the chest.
She was taken to the hospital in stable condition.
The suspect is described as a black man between the ages of 18 and 22, about 5'8"- 6' tall, 160-180lbs, wearing a red t-shirt and blue jeans.
Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call Crime stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).
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