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Police investigating 13-year-old shot near Lakewood

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Police say a 13-year-old boy has been shot in the face at Joint Base Lewis-McChord. Police say a 13-year-old boy has been shot in the face at Joint Base Lewis-McChord.
JOINT BASE LEWIS-McCHORD, Wash -

Police say a 13-year-old boy has been shot in the face at Joint Base Lewis-McChord.
    
Lakewood police say three teens were in the woods when the shooting happened at about 3 p.m. Tuesday. Authorities say one of the boys had a firearm and it went off. It was not immediately clear who fired the shot or shots.
    
West Pierce Fire and Rescue officials say the wounded teen has been taken to a Tacoma hospital.
    
Lakewood police said base officials will handle the investigation since it happened on their property.

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