Police: 13-year-old girl struck by bullet in Bed-Stuy

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A 13-year-old girl was shot in Bedford-Stuyvesant Wednesday evening.

Police say she was outside near St. Andrew's Playground when a bullet hit her in the shoulder.

They say it happened just before 8 p.m. News 12 is told the girl was taken to NYC Health + Hospitals/Kings County where she is in stable condition.

Authorities say they do not know whether the girl was the intended target of the shooting.

The shooting is under investigation.

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