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ST. ALBANS, Queens (PIX11) — A teenage girl was shot while sitting inside her home in Queens Tuesday night, police said on Wednesday.

The 15-year-old victim was inside her home along 113th Road near Francis Lewis Boulevard around 11 p.m. when several shots were fired outside and a bullet went through a window and hit her in the shin, according to authorities. She was taken to a hospital, where she was listed in stable condition.

Officials believed she was not the intended target. An investigation by police remained ongoing.

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