- Associated Press - Thursday, September 8, 2016

ST. LOUIS (AP) - A young girl is hospitalized in stable condition after being shot in the face in St. Louis.

Police say the shooting happened around 11:30 p.m. Wednesday in the city’s Wells-Goodfellow neighborhood. The girl was shot in the jaw. Police say she is between 8 and 10 years old.

The girl was driven to the hospital by her parents, and police say she was conscious and breathing.

Police have not yet released details of what led to the shooting or who was responsible.

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