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Girl, 12, shot in east Atlanta

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DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. -

A 12-year-old girl was shot in DeKalb County on Wednesday.

The shooting took place at the Highland Apartments on Flat Shoals Road in southeast Atlanta around 5 p.m. The victim was apparently hit by gunfire after a dispute between two adults.

The girl was transported to the hospital and was listed in stable condition.

David Tatum, 22, was arrested at the apartment complex where the shooting occurred, according to Mekka Parish of the DeKalb County Police Department. He has been charged with aggravated assault.

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