5-year-old shot in leg speaks about recovery

The 5-year-old girl who was shot in the leg during a shootout spoke with News 12 Brooklyn today about her recovery.Syniah Herdon and her mother

BEDFORD-STUYVESANT - The 5-year-old girl who was shot in the leg during a shootout spoke with News 12 Brooklyn today about her recovery.

Syniah Herdon and her mother say they both have had nightmares since the shooting and Syniah says she?s afraid to go outside.

Herndon was recently released from Kings County Hospital and is now using a walker until she begins physical therapy.

Syniah Herndon was playing a game of freeze tag outside her home when she was shot.

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