Henderson police: Teen shot in leg during drug deal, not carjacking

HENDERSON (KTNV) - A 17-year-old girl was shot in the leg in Henderson Tuesday night.

It happened around 9 p.m. at a shopping center in the 1300 block of Horizon Ridge Parkway near Stephanie Street.

Henderson Police say they were told 2 or 3 individuals approached a car parked behind a business. The girl was shot during the encounter.

It was originally reported that the incident was a carjacking. Henderson police said Wednesday that the incident was a drug deal that went wrong. 

The car was recovered but no arrests have been made. 

The girl's exact condition is unknown at this time. 

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