14-year-old shot during fight between several girls in Montgomery County: police

A young girl is recovering after police say a fight escalated into a shooting in Pottstown on Tuesday night.

Officers responded to reports of several girls fighting on the 100 block of Myrtle Street around 7:30 p.m.

A 14-year-old girl was found shot in the chest, and transported to a local hospital.


Her condition is unknown at this time.

No word on any arrests, or what sparked the fight, or shooting.

Police are asking anyone with information to contact them.