Around 9 p.m. Friday night Topeka police responded to the 3600 block of south east Humbolt street where a woman sitting in her front yard was hit by a stray bullet.
The bullet hit her thigh and did not get lodged. She was taken to the hospital treated and then released.
Firework festivities made it difficult to locate the shooter. No arrests have been made.
We will continue to update you on any new information as it is available.