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George Floyd’s 4-year-old niece shot in sleep as house indiscriminately fired upon

The 4-year-old was sleeping when someone fired several shots into their building. Arianna is George Floyd’s niece. [Photo: Twitter/Newsistaan]

George Floyd’s 4-year-old niece was shot while sleeping in her bed on Saturday after a gunman opened fire on her home in Houston Texas, international media reported quoting Houston police.

Reports quoting police said that the victim, Arianna, was shot in the torso and is in stable condition after emergency surgery. The bullet punctured her lung and liver and also broke three ribs, ABC 13 Houston said. Her family identified her as Floyd’s niece.

Arianna was one of four adults and two kids who were in the Houston apartment around 3 am. when it was bombarded with bullets, reports said.

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