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      Birmingham police investigating shooting of 5-year-old girl

      {}Birmingham police are continuing an investigation into the shooting of a 5 year old little girl. A person of interest has been called in for questioning. The child is listed in stable condition at Children's Hospital. Lt. Scott Thurmond tells ABC 33/40 news the incident occurred in the Kingston neighborhood in the 900 block of 44th street north around 11 p.m. He says there was an altercation in the apartment where the child was staying. During a struggle over a gun, it discharged striking the child. Lt Thurmond says charges could be filed once the case goes to the District Attorney's office.

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