13-year-old shot in Northwest Jacksonville

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - A 13-year-old boy has been hospitalized after being shot in the lower body in Northwest Jacksonville, according to detectives.

Jacksonville police said around 9 P.M. Sunday they were called to West 45th Street and Avenue B near Paris Avenue where they found the teen shot. He had been walking along the road when the shooting happened.

Police have not identified the teen who was taken to UF Health and expected to be okay.