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KANKAKEE — Kankakee police are investigating a Sunday shooting which resulted in a 15-year-old male being treated at a local hospital for a gunshot wound to the leg.

Police said they responded at 12:30 a.m. to AMITA Health St. Mary’s Hospital for a report of a juvenile being treated for a gunshot wound.

The victim said he was accidentally shot by a friend while at a party in the area of East Chestnut Street and North Evergreen Avenue.

Police said the juvenile would not provide further information.

— Daily Journal staff report

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