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PCSD: 16-year-old critically injured in Catalina shooting

PCSD: 16-year-old injured in Catalina shooting
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Posted at 1:09 PM, Jun 22, 2022
and last updated 2022-06-22 16:10:23-04

CATALINA, Ariz. (KGUN) — A 16-year-old boy was shot Tuesday in Catalina and was hospitalized with life-threatening injuries.

According to the Pima County Sheriff's Department, a 911 caller said his friend had been shot at a park in the 3500 block of Silver Buckle Place and that he was taking him to a hospital.

Those with information should call 911 or 88-CRIME.

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