Crime George Floyd's 4-Year-Old Grandniece Shot While Sleeping in Her Bed on New Year's Day The young child, who has been reportedly identified as the grandniece of George Floyd, was shot in the torso after suspects fired shots into the apartment she was sleeping in By Olivia Jakiel Olivia Jakiel Instagram Associate Editor, Nights – PEOPLE People Editorial Guidelines Published on January 4, 2022 10:58 PM Share Tweet Pin Email Photo: Mat Hayward/Getty A 4-year-old girl, who has reportedly been identified as the grandniece of George Floyd, was shot while sleeping in her bed during the early hours of New Year's Day, according to a news release from the City of Houston. The shooting occurred shortly before 3 a.m. on Saturday. "A suspect or suspects fired several shots into an apartment at the above address as four adults and two children were inside the apartment," a statement from HPD Major Assaults & Family Violence Division Detectives A. Carroll and J. Roberts reads. N.C. State Trooper Dies After Brother Crashes into Him While Trying to Assist with Traffic Stop "One of the children was struck in the torso. She was transported in a private vehicle to an area hospital where she underwent surgery and is currently in stable condition," the statement continues. Adds Detectives A. Carroll and J. Roberts: "At this time, there is no suspect description or motive in the shooting." Want to keep up with the latest crime coverage? Sign up for PEOPLE's free True Crime newsletter for breaking crime news, ongoing trial coverage and details of intriguing unsolved cases. Although the young victim has not yet been identified by police, the Houston Chronicle reports that the child, whose name is reportedly Arianna, is a relative of Floyd. Family friend Tiffany Cofield also told the outlet that Arianna is recovering "by God's grace." PEOPLE has reached out to the Houston Police Department for further comment, but has not heard back at the time of publication. RELATED VIDEO: Derek Chauvin Sentenced to 22.5 Years in Prison for Murder of George Floyd According to ABC affiliate KTRK-TV, Arianna's father, Derrick Delane, said that authorities did not show up to the residence until 7 a.m. — four hours after the shooting occurred. Fox affiliate KRIV reports that Floyd's sister, LaTonya, said that EMTs took so long to arrive at the residence that Ariana's father had to drive her to the hospital. Per KTRK's Mycah Hatfield, Arianna was rushed to the hospital with a punctured lung and liver, as well as three broken ribs, and is "on the mend," according to her father. Pa. Mom Who Lost Son to Drowning Months Ago Is Fatally Shot, Along with 13-Year-Old Son "I am aware and have concerns regarding the delayed response time in this incident and have initiated an Internal Affairs investigation," Police Chief Troy Finner said in a statement posted to the Houston Police Department's official Twitter account on Tuesday. Added Finner: "I ask the city continue to pray for the child's full recovery and assist in providing information that would lead to the arrest of the suspect or suspects responsible." Anyone with information about the shooting should contact HPD Major Assaults and Family Violence Division at 713-308-8800 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS (8477).