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Child Shot, Wounded in Southwest DC

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A child was shot and wounded Thursday afternoon in Southwest D.C., officials say. 

The shooting occurred in the 200 block of K Street SW, police said. The victim, a boy about 12 years old, was taken to a hospital. His injuries were not believed to be life-threatening. 

The shooter fled the area in a black 2008-2011 Mercedes-Benz C-Class sedan with tinted windows, a sunroof, rear Virginia temporary tags and a sticker on the rear driver’s side vent window.

Police are looking for this vehicle in connection with the shooting. (Metropolitan Police Department)

No information on the suspect was immediately released. 

Stay with NBC Washington for more details on this developing story. 

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