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Young girls shot and wounded playing in Brooklyn playground

Posted on AllSides June 3rd, 2024
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Two girls, ages 9 and 11, were shot and wounded playing in a Brooklyn playground in a neighborhood that has seen its murder rate triple this year. The young victims were playing in Hilltop Playground on Dean St. near Thomas Boyland St. in Brownsville when a gunman walked up and sprayed bullets around 9:05 p.m., cops and sources said. The older girl was hit once in the back and the 9-year-old was shot in the leg. A witness said she heard about five rounds go off and watched the girls...

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