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Teen shooting suspect appears in court

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Posted at 3:10 PM, Feb 10, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-10 15:23:30-05

A 17-year-old boy appeared in court Wednesday in connection with a shooting Tuesday in which a 14-year-old boy was shot.

Prosecutors say the older teen shot the boy once in the abdomen and once in the foot.

The victim has life-threatening injuries.

The shooting happened at 2925 Avenue J.

The state has 21 days to charge the 17-year-old as an adult.