Lawrence boy in critical, but stable condition after shooting, police say

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LAWRENCE, Kan, (KSNT) – A young boy is in serious condition after a shooting in Lawrence late Wednesday night.

Officers went to the 700 block of West 25th Street around 9:30 p.m. The call originally came in as an unknown medical emergency, according to the Lawrence Police Department.

When police arrived, they found a young boy who was shot. Medical personnel took the boy to a local hospital where he is being treated for serious injuries.

LPD said the 6-year-old is in critical but stable condition as of 2 p.m. Thursday.

Police said they do not expect foul play, but the shooting is under investigation.

KSNT News will provide more information as it becomes available.

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