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5-year-old boy shot, killed in SC

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - Officials said a five-year-old South Carolina boy died after being shot in the back.

The Richland County Sheriff's Department told multiple media outlets that Adonis Grimes died Friday. Investigators said an uncle and a 3-year-old were with the boy outside a home at the time of the shooting.

Adonis was at Palmetto Health Richland when the shooting was reported to police.

Investigators haven't said how the shooting happened.

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