12-year-old shot and injured in Richmond

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A 12-year-old was shot in the leg in Richmond Monday, police said.

The shooting occurred about 8:30 a.m. in the Hilltop area, according to Richmond Police Department spokesperson Lt. Matt Stonebraker. The victim was taken to a hospital by a family member and is in stable condition, Stonebraker said.

The shooting is under investigation and no arrests have been made, Stonebraker added.

Anyone with information about the shooting is encouraged to call the Richmond Police Department Anonymous Tip Line at (510) 307-8177.