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December 18, 2013 at 11:11 AM

Police: Shooting of Sunnyside 5-year-old gang-related

The Associated Press

SUNNYSIDE, Yakima County — A 5-year-old boy was wounded by a shot fired into a home at Sunnyside, and police call the shooting gang-related.

Police say the boy was hit about 9 p.m. Tuesday and taken to a hospital with a gunshot wound to the lower body. There’s no word Wednesday on his condition.

The Yakima Herald-Republic reports officers have responded to several gang-related incidents at the home in the past.

Investigators have not released any information on the shooting suspects.

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