12-year-old girl shot in leg at Queens basketball court

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ARVERNE, Queens (PIX11) — A 12-year-old girl was shot in the leg at a basketball court in Queens Saturday evening.

Police responded to a call of shots fired around 4:45 pm., on Beach 69th Street.

When police arrived on the scene, they found a 12-year-old girl had been shot in the leg.

She was taken to Long Island Jewish Hospital where she is in stable condition.

Two people were arrested at the scene and a gun was recovered.

The incident is still under investigation.