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New Orleans police: Bou, 8, hit in leg by bullet, taken to hospital; few details available

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NEW ORLEANS — New Orleans police say an 8-year-old boy has been shot in the leg.

Officer Frank Robertson says investigators have few details and are asking anyone with information to call Crimestoppers.

He says the shooting occurred about 3:50 p.m. Saturday at the intersection of South Rendon and Eden Streets in the Broadmoor neighborhood.

He says the child was taken to a hospital in a private vehicle, and investigators don't have any information about his condition.

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