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5-year-old injured in shooting near Lawrence

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Posted at 4:08 PM, Dec 15, 2023
and last updated 2023-12-15 16:31:43-05

LAWRENCE — A child was shot in the wrist Friday afternoon near Lawrence.

Lawrence Police officers were called to the 11600 block of Glenn Abbey Lane on reports of a person shot just before 3 p.m.

Upon arrival, officers located a 5-year-old suffering from a gunshot injury to their wrist. The child was taken to a local hospital in stable condition.

The events leading up to the shooting are still under investigation.