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Child shot in SW Atlanta

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Police say an 11-year-old boy was shot in the shoulder southwest Atlanta on Wednesday night. (Photo by Denise Dillon/myfoxatlanta) Police say an 11-year-old boy was shot in the shoulder southwest Atlanta on Wednesday night. (Photo by Denise Dillon/myfoxatlanta)
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Police say an 11-year-old boy was shot in the shoulder southwest Atlanta on Wednesday night.

The shooting took place in the 900 block of Coleman Street, according to Atlanta police. The boy was caught in crossfire between two groups that were shooting at each other, FOX 5's Denise Dillon reports.

The injured child was said to be alert and breathing.

No other details were immediately available.

Stay with FOX 5 and myfoxatlanta.com for more details.

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