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14-Year-Old Gang Member Shot in Sunnyside.

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SUNNYSIDE, Wash. - A 14-year-old boy accused of being a gang member gets shot and seriously injured Thursday night in Sunnyside.   

Police are saying the victim is a gang member but they continue to investigate whether or not this shooting is actually gang-related.

The shooting happened in the 1700 block of East Edison Avenue in the Eastway shopping Center parking lot just after 6:00 P.M.  

Police say the 14-year old victim and a friend were walking across the parking lot when someone got out of a brown Dodge Dakota Pick-up truck and shot the 14-year old in the torso.  The suspect then got back into the vehicle and left the scene.    

The victim was taken to the intensive care unit at Sunnyside Community Hospital and is currently in serious condition.

Police say more evidence was found at the scene, but this is all the information they're giving us right now.

Sunnyside police say if you know something ... Give them a call.

 

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