Deputies: Girl grazed by bullet at bus stop

Published On: Nov 02 2013 04:38:07 PM EDT
Updated On: Nov 02 2013 06:16:36 PM EDT

David Barton was arrested in connection with a school bus shooting.

PEMBROKE PARK, Fla. -

Broward County authorities say the 17-year-old girl who was grazed by a bullet in the neck while waiting for a school bus has been treated and released from the hospital.

A sheriff's office statement says a group of teens had gathered at the school bus stop in Pembroke Park after 6:30 a.m. Friday when they heard gunfire.

Makeda Elliott was grazed by a bullet. She called her father who rushed to the stop and took her to the hospital.

The streets near Watkins Elementary were shut down. The school was not yet in session and never put on lockdown.

No one else was injured.

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