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Juvenile shot on D.C. basketball court

A juvenile male was shot and wounded Tuesday night on a Southeast Washington basketball court, D.C. police said.

The victim was found conscious and breathing by police who responded the 800 block of Barnaby Street about 8:40, said Officer Hugh Carew, a spokesman. No further details were immediately available.

Clarence Williams is the night police reporter for The Washington Post and has spent the better part of 13 years standing next to crime scene tape, riding in police cars or waking officials in the middle of night to gather information about breaking news in and around Washington.


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