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CLEVELAND -- A 4-year-old boy was shot Sunday afternoon while he was in the playground at East Clark Elementary School in the 800 block of East 146th Street.

Police say it was around 4:40 p.m. when the boy was shot. He was with an older sibling when a blue vehicle with three or four people inside drove past the playground and opened fire.

The child was shot in the thigh and taken to Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital for treatment.

Authorities are investigating the incident.

No further details have been provided.

Anybody with information is asked to call detectives at (216) 623-5518 or police at (216) 621-1234.

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