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11-year-old shot in leg in Atlanta

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ATLANTA (CBS46) -

An 11-year-old child was shot in the leg in Atlanta late Thursday.

The shooting occurred just after 9 p.m. in the 1700 block of Richmond Circle SE.

A spokesperson with Atlanta police told CBS46 the child was alert and breathing when taken to the hospital.

Authorities did not immediately say how the child was shot.

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