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Crime scene photo courtesy KKTV.

A teen boy was shot in the leg early Thursday in the parking lot of Colorado Springs' Citadel Mall, police reported. 

Officers responded to the shooting about 2:30 a.m. in the 700 block of Citadel Drive East and found the boy with a single gunshot wound to his leg. 

Police said the boy was brought to a hospital to be treated for his non-life threatening injuries. 

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