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Twelve-Year-Old Struck by Stray Bullet

WILMINGTON -- A 12-year-old boy was struck by a stray bullet Sunday afternoon and still managed to call police. 

It happened shortly before 4 p.m. on South Ninth Street. The pre-teen told police a stray bullet hit him while he was playing outside his house. 

The boy was taken to the hospital. 

Police are still trying to determine who fired the shot.

Reported By:  Kelli O'Hara

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