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Waterville Girl Shot In Her Bedroom Was Hit By Stray Bullet, Police Say

Police say a 7-year-old girl shot inside her home was struck by a stray bullet from a drive-by shooting in Waterville, Maine.

Emahleeah Frost is in stable condition Saturday, after being flown by LifeFlight helicopter to Maine Medical Center. Her mother said Emma was having a snack in her bedroom when she was hit by the bullet around 3:30 p.m. Friday. She said her daughter is lucky because the bullet nearly hit her spine. 

Police on Saturday asked for anyone with information about the shooting to contact them.