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NOPD: 6-year-old shot in Lower Ninth Ward

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NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) -

New Orleans police are investigating a shooting in the Lower Ninth Ward that left a six-year-old boy injured. 

The incident occurred Sunday afternoon in the 1400 block of Alabo Street. 

Police say that the victim was struck in the knee area by a stray bullet. His injuries are considered non-life threatening. 

We will provide more information as soon as it becomes available.

If you have any information that could help police with this case, you are asked to call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111. 

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