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Gunshot victim celebrates 18th birthday

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DETROIT, Mich. (WJBK) -

A Detroit teen, shot in the head at a party 7 months ago, graduates from high school and celebrates his 18th birthday.

Watch Maurielle Lue's full video report above.

Derrick Perry was shot in the head at a Detroit house party back in January. He was in the hospital for five months following a 6.5 hour operation.

Derrick plans to be a physical therapist, and was admitted to Spring Arbor University.

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