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10-year-old boy fatally shot in Tennessee

January 5, 2021 GMT

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — A 10-year-old Tennessee boy has been fatally shot, police said.

The boy was standing outside Monday night with a family member when the shooting occurred, Memphis Police said in a tweet. He was taken to a hospital in critical condition and later pronounced dead, police said. His name hasn’t been released.

No suspect information was available Tuesday morning. Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call Crime Stoppers.

No further details were immediately available.