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13-year-old boy shot in the leg in Fulton County
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13-year-old boy shot in the leg in Fulton County

FULTON COUNTY, Ga. -- A 13-year-old boy is in stable condition after being shot in the leg in south Fulton County Wednesday night.

The victim, whose name was not released, was shot while walking down Flat Shoals Road with a group of young people.

It happened at around 9:30 p.m., as the group passed the Hillandale subdivision near Old National Highway. Gunshots rang out and the group members began running, according to Fulton County Police Det. Melissa Parker. The 13 year old yelled to his friends that he'd been hit.

The victim was taken to a nearby hospital. Parker said investigators have not yet determined if he was targeted or randomly shot.

No one else was hurt.

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