Suspect shoots girl during hoverboard robbery

ATLANTA, (WCMH)–A 16-year-old girl was shot during a home invasion and police said it was all over a hoverboard.

CBS46 reported that the girl and a friend were followed to their Atlanta home from a gas station by two men, when the suspects tried to take the hoverboard.

Police said the friend threw the hoverboard out the door when one of the suspects tried to force his way into the apartment.

Police told CBS46 the suspect then fired a shot through the door, hitting the girl in her back. She was hospitalized in stable condition.

Police have not released a description of the suspect. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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