Teen shot in cheek in Newark

October 19, 2008 8:15:01 PM PDT
A teenager is recovering after she was shot in the cheek in Newark Sunday. Police say the 13-year-old was injured just after 7:30 p.m. near the intersection of Parkhurst Street and Pennsylvania Avenue.

She is listed in stable condition.

Authorities have not yet identified a motive for the shooting or the intended target. The suspect reportedly fled the scene in a dark-colored vehicle.

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