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Girl hurt avoiding gunfire; not shot

October 23, 2009 12:00:00 AM PDT
Police initially believed a 4-year-old girl was shot in Inglewood on Thursday, but now they say she was injured trying to avoid the gunfire outside a preschool.The girl and her mother were walking on the sidewalk when shots rang out in the 1200 block of North Centinella Avenue shortly before 1 p.m. They hit the ground, and police said that's when they got hurt.

Investigators are looking for three men in connection to the shooting.

The suspects apparently got into an argument with a motorist, prompting the shooting.

Anyone with information is urged to call the Inglewood Police Department at (888) 412-7463.