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14-year-old boy shot near downtown Raleigh

Posted August 17, 2020 4:57 a.m. EDT
Updated August 17, 2020 6:28 a.m. EDT

— A 14-year-old boy was shot late Sunday night near downtown Raleigh.

The shooting occurred before 11 p.m. in the 400 block of Dorothea Drive at the Heritage Park apartment complex. Officers with the Raleigh Police Department were called to WakeMed, when the teenager checked himself into the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

A follow-up investigation is currently underway.

Anyone with information is asked to call Raleigh Crime Stoppers at -919-834-HELP or visit raleighcrimestoppers.org for text and email reporting options.

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