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A child was shot Wednesday night at the 200 block of Water Street in Chattanooga, according to the Chattanooga Police Department.

Police received a report that a young child suffering from a gunshot wound to the leg was brought by personal vehicle to a local hospital.

Officers talked to witnesses at the hospital and at the scene of the incident who said they were standing outside about 10 p.m. when a person in an unknown vehicle shot at them.

Investigators are following all actionable leads and police ask anyone with information regarding this incident to call 423-698-2525.

This is the second shooting on Water Street in less than a week. Marquise Jackson, 24, was shot multiple times early Sunday morning and died from his injuries.

Also, a 25-year-old man and two teenagers were shot near Dodson Avenue in Chattanooga early Wednesday morning. Police believe those two incidents are related.

This story was updated Aug. 11 at 12 a.m. Stay with the Times Free Press as more information becomes available.

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